Horatius

65 - 8 BC

A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

The things that please are those that are asked for again and again. -Bis repetita placent

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

Now we must drink. -Nunc est bibendum

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

The wolf attacks with his fang, the bull with his horn. -Dente lupus, cornu taurus petit

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on crime

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

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on laziness

One must avoid that wicked temptress Laziness. -Vitanda est improba siren desidia

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Satires, II.iii.14)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on death and love

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The same man will be loved when he is dead. -Extinctus amabitur idem

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Epistles

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

The fellow is either mad or he is composing verses. -Aut insanit homo, aut versus facit

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Satires, II.vii.117

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

There is a middle ground in things. -Est modus in rebus

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Satires

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on poets

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The irritable race of poets. -Genus irritabile vatum

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Epistles, II.2.109

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on change and soul

They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea. -Caelum non animum mutant qui trans mare currunt

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Epistulae, I.xi.8

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