Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships, the poor man everywhere lies low.
Quote by Ovid
What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they...
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
Neglect of appearance becomes men.
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.
Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
Love is full of anxious fears.
It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.
Often they benefit who suffer wrong.
The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire, though...
No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose...
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.
Alas! how difficult it is not to betray one's guilt by one's looks.
If you want to be loved, be lovable.
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you...
Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships; the poor man everywhere lies...
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you...
I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not...
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Grief makes one hour ten
Toil is man's allotment; toil of brain, or toil of hands, or a grief that's...
Our wounds are often the openings into the best and most beautiful part of us.
One of life's best coping mechanisms is to know the difference between an inconvenience and...