Brief author info: Juvenal (A.D. 60-140) Full name, Decimus Junius Juvenalis. Roman satirist.
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Revenge is always the joy of narrow, Sick, and petty minds.
Honesty is praised and starves.
Honesty's praised, then left to freeze.
Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he Had a tender heart; this is our noblest quality.
Only death reveals what a nothing the body of man is.
Today there's more fellowship among snakes than among mankind. Wild beasts spare those with similar markings.
Remote though your farm may be, It's something to be the lord of one green lizard-and free.
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty man is acquitted.
We should pray for a sane mind in a sound body
Great power, which incites Great envy, hurls some men to destruction; they are drowned In a long, splendid stream of honors.
Violence never settles anything right: apart from injuring your own soul, it injures the best cause. It lingers on long after the object of hate has disappeared from the scene to plague the lives of those who have employed it against their foes.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.