Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.
Quote by Horace
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something...
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time...
Don't think, just do.
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation...
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier...
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
Anger is a brief madness.
Make a good use of the present.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
The worst men often give the best advice.
Every girl wants to be romanced, swept off her feet, treated like a princess and...