Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou knowest not.
Quote by Horace
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more...
The man is either mad, or he is making verses.
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as...
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what...
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Gloriously false, a maid famous for all time.
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
He who is greedy is always in want.
Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door...
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what...
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever...
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.