One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
Quote by Juvenal
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
I wish it, I command it. Let my will take the place of a reason.
For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
It is difficult not to write satire.
The brief span of our poor unhappy life to its final hour is hastening on;...
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character,...
It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom...
Some of the best lessons we ever learn we learn from our mistakes and failures....