Ovid

43 BC - c. 18 AD

A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on happiness and mind

Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on kindness, people, and play

In our play we reveal what kind of people we are.

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid

Everything which I said could not happen will happen now. -Omnia iam fient fieri quae posse negabam

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on love

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Love, and a cough, are not concealed. -Amor tussisque non celantur

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

Source: Metamorphoses, xiii.

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on business, love, and yielding

You who seek an end of love, love yields to business: be busy, and you will be safe.

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on camping and soldiers

Every lover is a soldier and has his camp in Cupid. -Militat omnis amans et habet sua castra Cupido

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on friendship

As long as you are lucky, you will have many friends; if cloudy times appear, you will be alone. -Donec eris felix, multos numerabis amicos; tempora si fuerint nubila, solus eris

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

Source: Tristia

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on immortality, mind, and soul

It is the mind that makes the man, and our vigour is in our immortal soul.

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

Source: Metamorphoses, xiii.

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid on day, pain, and patience

Be patient and tough; one day this pain will be useful to you. -Perfer et obdura; dolor hic tibi proderit olim

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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A Quote by Publius Ovidius Naso Ovid

Often the prickly thorn produces tender roses. -Saepe creat molles aspera spina rosas

Ovid (43 BC - c. 18 AD)

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