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HORACE (QUINTUS HORATIUS FLACCUS)
Roman poet
(65 BC - 8 BC)
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There is room left also for several to bring their friends.
      - [Proverbs]

(They are unknown) because they had no bard to sing their praises.
      - [Proverbs]

Thinking to bite something soft, he found it hard. [Catching a Tartar]
      - [Proverbs]

This is the real secret of all that indignation.
      - [Proverbs]

Those who are unacquainted with the world take pleasure in the intimacy of great men; those who are wiser dread the consequences.
      - [Associates]

Those who covet much suffer from the want.
      - [Avarice]

Those who say nothing about their poverty will obtain more than those who turn beggars.
      - [Proverbs]

Thus one thing requires assistance from another, and joins in friendly help.
      - [Proverbs]

'Tis pleasant to have a large heap to take from.
      - [Proverbs]

To drink away sorrow.
      - [Proverbial Phrases]

To give importance to trifling matters.
      - [Proverbial Phrases]

To grow a philosopher's beard.
      - [Proverbial Phrases]

To say that which is instructive and also pleasing.
      - [Proverbial Phrases]

To the inexperienced it is a pleasant thing to court the favour of the great; an experienced man fears it.
      - [Proverbs]

True, conscious honor, is to feel no sin;
  He's arm'd without that's innocent within.
      - [Honor : Innocence]

Trust the rest to the gods.
      - [Proverbs]

'Twixt hope and fear, anxiety and anger.
      - [Proverbs]

Unless the vessel be pure, everything which is poured into it will turn sour.
      - [Proverbs]

Unless your cask is perfectly clean, whatever you pour into it turns sour.
      - [Education]

Virtue lies half way between two opposite vices.
      - [Proverbs]

We are deceived by the semblance of what is just.
      - [Proverbs]

We are more speedily and fatally corrupted by domestic examples of vice, and particularly when they are impressed on our minds as from authority.
      - [Example]

We are often saved from crime by the disgrace of others.
      - [Proverbs]

We get blows and return them.
      - [Proverbs]

We hate merit while it is with us; when taken away from our gaze, we long for it jealously.
      - [Proverbs]


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