Love is full of anxious fears.
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness.
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.
The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Endure and persist, this pain will turn good by and by.
Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.
The penalty may be removed, the crime is eternal.
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.
If you want to be loved, be loveable.
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.
As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be seen in adversity.
What is harder than rock, or softer than water? Yet soft water hollows out hard rock. Persevere.
Venus favors the bold.
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.
Love is a driver, bitter and fierce if you fight and resist him, Easy-going enough once you acknowledge his power.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.
If it were in my power, I would be wiser; but a newly felt power carries me off in spite of myself; love leads me one way, my understanding another.
Luck affects everything. Let your hook be always cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish.
All things change, nothing perishes.
What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they please.
What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless.
Time, motion and wine cause sleep.