The covetous man is ever in want.
Quote by Horace
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small,...
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
Think to yourself that every day is your last
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at...
He who is greedy is always in want.
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
In times of stress, be bold and valiant.
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by...
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Men cease to think when they think they know it all.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...