The best Quotes by Horace

The best Quotes by Horace

Quintus Horatius Flaccus (8 December 65 BC – 27 November 8 BC), commonly known in the English-speaking world as Horace, was the leading Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus.

Don't think, just do!
1
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses.
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise!
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
1

You might like these Quotes aswell

They can conquer who believe they can.
Perhaps even these things, one day, will be pleasing to remember.
Happy is he who can trace effects to their causes.
As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
Age carries all things away, even the mind.
Love conquers everything.
Vergil (Dichter)
5
If watching is all you're going to do, then you're going to watch your life go by without you.
13
Take your time to think, but when it is time to act, stop thinking and act!
12
Anything is possible if you got enough nerve.
17
To me, the very definition of the word "broken" suggests that something can be fixed.
Elijah Mikaelson in The Originals - Season 1 Episode 8
15
Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.
Grandmother Willow in Pocahontas
12
Sometimes you must hurt in order to know, fall in order to grow, lose in order to gain. Because life's greatest lessons are learned through pain.
20
The world will break your heart ten ways to Sunday. That's guaranteed.
35
Death is Peaceful, Life is Harder.
19
I know a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself.
In between goals is a thing called life, that has to be lived and enjoyed.
Sid Caesar (American comedian and Jazz musician)
1
Time is like a river, you cannot touch the same water twice, because the flow that has passed will never pass again. Enjoy every moment of life!
3
The danger isn't the river's speed, friend, but its slowness.
Tyler… you drown not by falling into the river, but by staying submerged in it.
Rivers do not drink their own water. Trees do not eat their own fruit. And clouds do not swallow their own rain. What great ones have is always for the benefit of others.
Rikki in Days Gone
Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
45
True courage is about knowing not when to take a life, but when to spare one.
Gandalf in The Hobbit - An Unexpected Journey
22
It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to.
18
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
8
Making money isn't hard in itself. What's hard is to earn it doing something worth devoting one's life to.
7
If A is success in life, then A=x+y+z. Work is x, play is y and z is keeping your mouth shut.
6
You know, not only am I campaigning, but I'm running the world.
Joe Biden - Juli 2024

Related pages to Horace

VergilTaking actionThe best motivational QuotesMotivationLifeEnjoyingRiversCourageQuotes about Labor & Working hardWorkThe best Quotes and SayingsPeople