The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But the righteous are like carvings upon stone, For their smallest act is durable.
Quote by Horace
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
I never think at all when I write. Nobody can do two things at the...
Though you drive Nature out with a pitchfork, she will still find her way back.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to...
For it is your business, when the wall next door catches fire.
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
Every old poem is sacred.
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.