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HORACE (QUINTUS HORATIUS FLACCUS)
Roman poet
(65 BC - 8 BC)
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A bad reader soon puts to flight both wise men and fools.
      - [Proverbs]

A corrupt judge is not qualified to inquire into the truth.
      - [Judges]

A cup concealed in the dress is rarely honestly carried.
      - [Proverbs]

A good resolve will make any port.
      - [Resolution]

A greater liar than the Parthians.
      - [Proverbs]

A hungry stomach rarely despises rough food.
      - [Proverbs]

A leech that will not quit the skin until sated with blood.
      - [Proverbs]

A man of refined taste and judgment.
      - [Proverbs]

A man perfect to the finger tips.
      - [Proverbs]

A picture is a poem without words.
      - [Art]

A precious pair of brothers [i.e., rascals].
      - [Proverbial Phrases]

A three-legged table, O ye fates!
      - [Furniture]

A word once spoken cannot be recalled.
      - [Proverbs]

Abridge your hopes in proportion to the shortness of the span of human life; for while we converse, the hours, as if envious of our pleasure, fly away: enjoy, therefore, the present time, and trust not too much to what to-morrow may produce.
      - [Present]

Add a sprinkling of folly to your long deliberations.
      - [Proverbs]

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.
      - [Adversity]

Aiming at brevity, I become obscure.
      - [Brevity]

Alas! the fleeting years, how they roll on!
      - [Proverbs]

All men do not admire and delight in the same objects.
      - [Proverbs]

All-powerful money supplies the place of birth and beauty.
      - [Money]

Although you may strut about, proud of your purse, fortune changes not birth.
      - [Proverbs]

Amiability shines by its own light.
      - [Amiability]

An envious man grows lean at another's fatness.
      - [Proverbs]

An undertaking beset with danger.
      - [Proverbs]

Anger is a short madness.
      - [Anger]


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