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Horace (65-8BC) [Quintus Horacius Flaccus] Roman Latin poet, satirist

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What impropriety or limit can there be in our grief for a man so beloved? [La., Quis desiderio sit pudor aut modus Tam cari capitis?] (Carmina) - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
I am not what I once was. [La., Non sum qualis eram] - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
A jest often decides matters of importance more effectively and happily than seriousness. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
Labour diligently to increase your property. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
He appears mad indeed but to a few, because the majority is infected with the same disease. [La., Nimirum insanus paucis videatur, eo quod Maxima pars hominum morbo jactatur eodem] - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
Does he council you better who bids you, Money, by right means, if you can: But by any means, make money? - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
In cold blood he leapt into burning Etna. [La., Ardentem frigidus Aetnam insiluit] - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]
Drawing is the true test of art. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]