The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier crash; And the lightning strikes the highest mountain.
Quote by Horace
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Leave the rest to the gods.
O imitators, you slavish herd!
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of...
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live...
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what...
It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time...
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
In times of stress, be bold and valiant.
He possesses dominion over himself, and is happy, who can every day say, I have...
Whatever your advice, make it brief
Though you drive Nature out with a pitchfork, she will still find her way back.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
Nature is not cruel, pitilessly, indifferent. This is one of the hardest lessons for humans...