There is a god within us.
The penalty may be removed, the crime is eternal.
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.
Habits change into character.
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it alone, she lives.
In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.
Like fragile ice anger passes away in time.
Most safely shall you tread the middle path.
Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not a difficult achievement.
Art lies by its own artifice.
Neither can the wave that has passed by be recalled, nor the hour which has passed return again.
Time is generally the best doctor.
Time, the devourer of all things.
Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish.
Time, motion and wine cause sleep.
Every lover is a soldier.
Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.
Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it not to be cruel.
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.
To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.
Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.