Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever the day brings forth.
Quote by Horace
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Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
A picture is a poem without words.
We are free to yield to truth.
Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it a mistress, if thou knowest not.
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
Anger is a short madness.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar - that I call an achievement.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation, plan carefully before making a move, and be alert in guarding against relapse following a renaissance.
I still indulge in a glass of wine or chocolate - treats are mandatory. Without deviating from the day-to-day healthy diet once in a while, it wouldn't be sustainable for me, and that's what I wanted: an approach to eating to last my entire life.
If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.
I have seen enough of one war never to wish to see another.
Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence.
The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
For more than four decades, the Libyan people have been ruled by a tyrant - Moammar Gaddafi. He has denied his people freedom, exploited their wealth, murdered opponents at home and abroad, and terrorized innocent people around the world - including Americans who were killed by Libyan agents.
The rich are always going to say that, you know, just give us more money and we'll go out and spend more and then it will all trickle down to the rest of you. But that has not worked the last 10 years, and I hope the American public is catching on.
Why are we so full of restraint? Why do we not give in all directions? Is it fear of losing ourselves? Until we do lose ourselves there is no hope of finding ourselves.
You know, religion itself, Eastern and Western, is divisive and quarrelsome anyway.