No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our…
Quote by Ovid
The gods behold all righteous actions.
The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.
Envy aims very high.
The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born...
Delay is a great procuress
Art lies by its own artifice.
Love is a driver, bitter and fierce if you fight and resist him, Easy-going enough...
Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships, the poor man everywhere lies...
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will...
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.
What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they...
Love is a kind of warfare.
Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least...
Venus favors the bold.
The glow of inspiration warms us; it is a holy rapture.
Love fed fat soon turns to boredom
The heavier crop is ever in others' fields.
The burden which is well borne becomes light.
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.