People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.
Quote by Ovid
The cause is hidden; the effect is visible to all.
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.
As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be...
All love is vanquished by a succeeding love.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens...
The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness.
Judgment of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.
Love is full of anxious fears.
Time is generally the best doctor.
Make the workmanship surpass the materials.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe...
What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it...
Tears at times have the weight of speech.
Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least...
We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.
Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in the same...
Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it...
The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.