Revenge is sweet, sweeter than life itself - so say fools
Quote by Juvenal
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
Every fault of the mind becomes more conspicuous and more guilty in proportion to the...
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
Wisdom to be sure is the great conqueror of Fortune, giving precepts in its sanctified...
Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
It is difficult not to write satire.
Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.