Brief author info: Homer (9th c. B.C.) Greek poet.
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The leader, mingling with the vulgar host, Is in the common mass of matter lost.
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!
I detest that man, who hides one thing in the depths of his heart, and speaks forth another.
Unextinguished laughter shakes the skies.
A man dies still if he has done nothing, as one who has done much.
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
It is the bold man who every time does best, at home or abroad.
It is not strength, but art, obtains the prize, And to be swift is less than to be wise.
Tis man's to fight, but Heaven's to give success.
Wine can of their wits the wise beguile, Make the sage frolic, and the serious smile.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Everything you can imagine is real.
If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.