Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
Quote by Horace
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door...
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy...
I teach that all men are mad.
Think to yourself that every day is your last
Labor diligently to increase your property.
Leave the rest to the gods.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
O imitators, you slavish herd!
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
When nature made you, they broke the mold - rumor has it they beat the...
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what...