We are free to yield to truth.
Quote by Horace
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
Poets wish to profit or to please.
Every old poem is sacred.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
When things are steep, remember to stay level-headed.
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by...
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably.