Horatius

65 - 8 BC

A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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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.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on ancestry, business, happiness, interest, and men

He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills his ancestral fields with his own oxen, unbound by any interest to pay.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

Splendidly false. -Splendide mendax

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on relaxation and time

It is sweet to relax at the proper time. -Dulce est desipere in loco

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

A word once let out of the cage cannot be whistled back again.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on laughter and truth

What forbids a laughing man from telling the truth? -Ridentem dicere verum quid vetat?

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on time

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While we talk, hostile time flies away. - Dum loquimur invida aetas fugerit.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Ode XI

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on country and death

It is sweet and glorious to die for one's country. -Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Odes

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