O imitators, you slavish herd!
Quote by Horace
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Mistakes are their own instructors
We are free to yield to truth.
It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time...
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
One wanders to the left, another to the right. Both are equally in error, but,...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
Acquittal of the guilty damns the judge.
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what...
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
I strive to be brief but I become obscure.
It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest;...
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at...
When things are steep, remember to stay level-headed.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...