Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as men are with themselves for a long affliction: absence does but hold off a friend, to make one see him the truer.
Quote by Ovid
The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.
The bold adventurer succeeds the best.
Time, motion and wine cause sleep.
The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire, though...
Envy aims very high.
Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.
Beauty is a fragile gift.
As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be...
Venus favors the bold.
The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will...
The burden which is well borne becomes light.
Often they benefit who suffer wrong.
There is a god within us.
If you want to be loved, be lovable.
Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what...
Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and...
Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair.
It is the poor man who'll ever count his flock.
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will...
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.