Horatius

65 - 8 BC

A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on slavery

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He will always be a slave who does not know how to live upon a little.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on consequences, merit, and parenthood

It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be a man of merit.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on clarity and difficulty

Remember to keep a clear head in difficult times. -Aequam memento rebus in arduis servare mentem

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on courage

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Have the courage to be wise.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on heaven

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Nothing is too high for the daring of mortals: we storm heaven itself in our folly.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on death

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Not all of me will die. -Non omnia moriar

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Odes, I.1

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on despair

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Don't despair. -Nil desperandum

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on poets

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Limbs of a dismembered poet. -Disiecti membra poetae

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace on caring

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You may see me, fat and shining, with well-cared-for hide, . . . a hog from Epicurus's herd.

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Epistolæ, lib. i. iv. 15, 16.

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A Quote by Quintus Horatius Flaccus Horace

Alas, the fleeting years slip by. -Eheu fugaces labuntur anni

Horatius (65 - 8 BC)

Source: Odes

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