Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind
Quote by Juvenal
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
Wisdom to be sure is the great conqueror of Fortune, giving precepts in its sanctified...
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
Revenge is sweet, sweeter than life itself - so say fools
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he had a tender heart; this is...
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.
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.