Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Quote by Juvenal
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
Revenge is sweet, sweeter than life itself - so say fools
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
It is difficult not to write satire.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you...
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
Where is the Life we have lost in living?
Crying doesn't indicate that you're weak. Since birth, it has been a sign that you're...