The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean.
Quote by Ovid
First appearance deceives many.
Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.
There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in...
All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe...
Friendship is but a name; fidelity but an empty name.
Neglect of appearance becomes men.
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.
To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.
Jupiter from on high smiles at the perjuries of lovers.
Resist beginnings it is too late to employ medicine when the evil has grown strong...
We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.
How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.
The love of fame puts spurs to the mind
The glow of inspiration warms us; it is a holy rapture.
Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it...
Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.
Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.
Health is not simply the absence of sickness.
Basically, I'm for anything that gets you through the night - be it prayer, tranquilizers...