Category Archives: Horace

Horace – He is happy who can every day say “I Have Lived”

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Horace He possesses dominion over himself and is happy, who can every day say, “I have lived.” To-morrow the Heavenly Father may either involve the world in dark clouds or cheer it with clear sunshine; he will not, however, render ineffectual the things which have already taken place.

Horace   (65 BC-8 BC)

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Horace – Be brief for the mind to retain

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Horace Be brief, that the mind may catch thy precepts, and the more easily retain them.

Horace   (65 BC-8 BC)

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Horace – Fate turns out the doom of high and low

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Horace Fate with impartial hand turns out the doom of high and low; her capacious urn is constantly shaking the names of all mankind.

Horace   (65 BC-8 BC)

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Horace – They who enjoy an uninterrupted union

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Horace Happy and thrice happy are they who enjoy an uninterrupted union, and whose love, unbroken by any complaints, shall not dissolve until the last day.

Horace   (65 BC-8 BC)

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Horace – He that holds fast the golden mean

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Horace He that holds fast the golden mean, And lives contentedly between the little and the great, Feels not the wants that pinch the poor, Nor plagues that haunt the rich man’s door, Embittering all his state.

Horace   (65 BC-8 BC)

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