Men cease to think when they think they know it all.
Quote by Horace
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably.
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by...
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
Labor diligently to increase your property.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
Whatever advice you give, be short.
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
Gloriously false, a maid famous for all time.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
A picture is a poem without words.
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you...
It is a sweet and seemly thing to die for one's country.