Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Quote by Horace
It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time...
Every old poem is sacred.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be...
Make a good use of the present.
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
Labor diligently to increase your property.
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by...
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
When things are steep, remember to stay level-headed.
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Leave the rest to the gods.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never...
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
With the catching ends the pleasure of the chase
Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought. Our brightest blazes are commonly kindled...