Who asks whether the enemy was defeated by strategy or valor?
Quote by Virgil
As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
Look with favour upon a bold beginning.
He enters the port with a full sail.
Persevere and preserve yourselves for better circumstances.
Want of pluck shows want of blood.
Trust one who has tried.
Fury itself supplies arms.
Age carries all things away, even the mind.
Love conquers all.
All things deteriorate in time.
Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers.
Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance.
Fortune sides with him who dares.
Age steals away all things, even the mind.
O accursed hunger of gold, to what dost thou not compel human hearts!
It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark...
Fortune sides with him who dares
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered.
As a rock on the seashore he standeth firm, and the dashing of the waves...