Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.
Quote by Horace
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something...
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live...
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably.
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you...
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door...
It is a sweet and seemly thing to die for one's country.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you.
I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Mistakes are their own instructors
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Eve in the garden gives Adam a hard on And no one will pardon the...