Quotes Categories

Ovid Quotes

Roman Poet

To give requires good sense.

Category: Charity

How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.

Category: Children

A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.

Category: Competition

People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.

Category: Confidence

Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.

Category: Courage

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Category: Courage

The burden which is well borne becomes light.

Category: Courage

Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.

Category: Custom

An evil life is a kind of death.

Category: Death And Dying

We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.

Category: Desire

Time is generally the best doctor.

Category: Doctors

In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.

Category: Eloquence

The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.

Category: Encouragement

Bear patiently with a rival.

Category: Enemies

Envy aims very high.

Category: Envy