Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.
Quote by Ovid
There is a god within us.
The bold adventurer succeeds the best.
In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.
Quarrels are the dowry which married folk bring one another
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has...
Art lies by its own artifice.
Envy aims very high.
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
Endure and persist, this pain will turn good by and by.
Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to...
What is without periods of rest will not endure.
What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited,...
What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it...
Envy feeds on the living, after death it rests, then the honor of a man...
The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will...
In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
Beauty is a fragile gift.
Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least...
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.