Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.
Quote by Ovid
Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you...
Where belief is painful we are slow to believe.
Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.
No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose...
A short absence is safest
Habits change into character.
Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears.
The man who has experienced shipwreck shudders even at a calm sea.
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the...
What is allowed us is disagreeable, what is denied us causes us intense desire.
Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.
We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.
What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it...
Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the...
The love of fame puts spurs to the mind
The heavier crop is ever in others' fields.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens...
Every lover is a soldier.