Horatius

65 - 8 BC

A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on life and work

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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on business

It is your business, when the wall next door catches fire.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on adversity, genius, and prosperity

Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on advice and brevity

Whatever advice you give, be brief.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

The covetous man is ever in want.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on death and men

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Pale death knocks with impartial foot at poor men's hovels and king's palaces. -Pallida Mors Pale Death

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

When discord dreadful bursts her brazen bars, And shatters locks to thunder forth her wars.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on age

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What has this unfeeling age of ours left untried, what wickedness has it shunned?

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on companions, guilt, and punishment

Punishment closely follows guilt as its companion. -Culpam poena premit comes

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