Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
Quote by Horace
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose...
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count...
It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Gloriously false, a maid famous for all time.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
Anger is a short madness.
Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.