Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Quote by Horace
The man is either mad, or he is making verses.
He who is greedy is always in want.
Good sense is both the first principal and the parent source of good writing.
He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
Mistakes are their own instructors
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
It is a curious subject of observation and inquiry, whether hatred and love be not...