The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Quote by Horace
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never...
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by...
Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers...
Every old poem is sacred.
Acquittal of the guilty damns the judge.
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Think to yourself that every day is your last
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier...
For it is your business, when the wall next door catches fire.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.