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
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness.
Friendship is but a name; fidelity but an empty name.
Art lies by its own artifice.
Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.
The man who has experienced shipwreck shudders even at a calm sea.
Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the...
Alas! how difficult it is not to betray one's guilt by one's looks.
The love of fame puts spurs to the mind
Love is a believing creature
Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.
Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them.
Tears at times have the weight of speech.
The heavier crop is ever in others' fields.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Treason doth never prosper: what's the reason? Why if it prosper, none dare call it...
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you...
Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up...
Time is the devourer of all things.