Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep your foot out of your mouth.
Quote by Juvenal
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he had a tender heart; this is...
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you...
Every fault of the mind becomes more conspicuous and more guilty in proportion to the...
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
Honesty is praised and starves
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
It is difficult not to write satire.
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he...
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
Wisdom is perishable. Unlike information or knowledge, it cannot be stored in a computer or...