O imitators, you slavish herd!
Quote by Horace
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose...
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
Labor diligently to increase your property.
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter...
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier...
Think to yourself that every day is your last
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
The age of our fathers, which was worse than that of our ancestors, produced us,...
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small,...
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
I never think at all when I write. Nobody can do two things at the...
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears...
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?