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OVID (PUBLIUS OVIDIUS NASO)
Roman poet
(43 BC - c. 17 AD)
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Imperceptibly the hours glide on, and beguile us as they pass.
      - [Proverbs]

In prosperity you may count on many friends; if the sky becomes overcast you will be alone.
      - [Proverbs]

It is a kingly act to help the fallen.
      - [Proverbs]

It is art to conceal art.
  [Lat., Ars est celare artem.]
      - [Art : Concealment]

It is but a small merit to observe silence, but it is a grave fault to speak of matters on which we should be silent.
      - [Proverbs]

It is good to be taught even by an enemy.
      - [Proverbs]

It is not easy to bear prosperity unruffled.
      - [Proverbs]

It is prudence that first forsakes the wretched.
      - [Prudence]

Let but the hours of idleness cease, and the bow of Cupid will become broken and his torch extinguished.
      - [Proverbs]

Let the poor man mind his tongue.
      - [Proverbs]

Love and dignity do not dwell together.
      - [Proverbs]

Love conquers all things; let us own her dominion.
      - [Proverbs]

Love is an affair of credulity.
      - [Love]

Lovers remember everything.
  [Lat., Meminerunt omnia amantes.]
      - [Lovers : Memory]

Mad desire, when it has the most, longs for more.
      - [Proverbs]

Make good use of your time, it flies fast.
      - [Proverbs]

Meet the disorder in the outset, the medicine may be too late, when the disease has gained ground through delay.
      - [Delay]

My bark, once struck by the fury of the storm, dreads again to approach the place of danger.
      - [Proverbs]

Nations and empires flourish and decay,
  By turns command, and in their turns obey.
      - [Empire]

Neither shall the wave, which has passed on, ever be recalled; nor can the hour, which has once fled by, return again.
      - [Proverbs]

No herb can remedy the anguish of love.
      - [Proverbs]

No thanks attach to a kindness long deferred.
      - [Proverbs]

Novelty in all things is charming.
      - [Proverbs]

O ye gods! what thick encircling darkness blinds the minds of men!
      - [Obtuseness]

Occupy yourself, and you will be out of harm's way.
      - [Proverbs]


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