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Horace Quotes

Italian Poet

Anger is a brief lunacy.

Category: Anger

The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do.

Category: Anger

A picture is a poem without words.

Category: Arts And Artists

Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.

Category: Beauty

Many heroes lived before Agamemnon; but all are unknown and unwept, extinguished in everlasting night, because they have no spirited chronicler.

Category: Biography

I strive to be brief, and I become obscure.

Category: Brevity

Those who cross the sea change only the climate, not their character.

Category: Character

What do sad complaints avail if the offense is not cut down by punishment.

Category: Complaints And Complaining

Let your character be kept up the very end, just as it began, and so be consistent.

Category: Consistency

The human race afraid of nothing, rushes on through every crime.

Category: Courage

Live as brave men and face adversity with stout hearts.

Category: Courage

We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.

Category: Crime And Criminals

I shall not wholly die, and a great part of me will escape the grave.

Category: Death And Dying

Pale death with an impartial foot knocks at the hovels of the poor and the palaces of king.

Category: Death And Dying

He who has made it a practice to lie and deceive his father, will be the most daring in deceiving others.

Category: Deception