Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he had a tender heart; this is our noblest quality
Quote by Juvenal
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
Revenge is sweet, sweeter than life itself - so say fools
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
Wisdom to be sure is the great conqueror of Fortune, giving precepts in its sanctified...
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you...
All my life I have lived and behaved very much like the sandpiper - just...
No one ever finds life worth living - one has to make it worth living