Horace

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Born 65 B.C., died 8 B.C.

Occupation: Poet

Nationality: Roman

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To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it.

Words: great, man, friend, seems, pleasant, never, tried, fear
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I strive to be brief but I become obscure.

Words: strive, brief, become, obscure
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You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.

Words: may, drive, nature, pitchfork, yet, shell, constantly, running, back
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This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never sing when they are asked; unasked, they will never desist.

Words: fault, common, all, singers, friends, will, never, sing, asked, unasked, desist
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Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.

Words: pale, death, beats, equally, poor, mans, gate, palaces, kings
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The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter and the poet.

Words: power, daring, anything, fancy, suggest, conceded, painter, poet
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Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace.

Words: cultivates, golden, mean, avoids, both, poverty, hovel, envy, palace
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If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.

Words: weep, must, first, all, feel, grief
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Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.

Words: adversity, reveals, genius, prosperity, conceals
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In adversity remember to keep an even mind.

Words: adversity, remember, keep, mind
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Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.

Words: lawyers, men, hire, words, anger
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Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.

Words: mountains, will, labour, silly, little, mouse, born
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Good sense is both the first principal and the parent source of good writing.

Words: good, sense, both, first, principal, parent, source, writing
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Labor diligently to increase your property.

Words: labor, diligently, increase, property
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Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.

Words: words, will, fail, matter, well, considered
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It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as he be a man of merit.

Words: consequence, parents, man, born, long, merit
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The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.

Words: disgrace, often, keeps, tender, minds, vice
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Make a good use of the present.

Words: make, good, use, present
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The man is either mad, or he is making verses.

Words: man, either, mad, making, verses
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Poets wish to profit or to please.

Words: poets, wish, profit, please
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