Horatius

65 - 8 BC

A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on advice and brevity

Whatever advice you give, be brief.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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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

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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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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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on jokes and seriousness

Joking aside, let us turn to serious matters. -Amoto quaeramus seria ludo

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on beginning, vices, virtue, and wisdom

To flee vice is the beginning of virtue, and the beginning of wisdom is to have got rid of folly.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on motherhood

Wars, the horror of mothers. -Bella detesta matribus

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on life and work

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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.

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