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.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Sometimes you have to get to know someone really well to realize you're really strangers.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
The most important thing is to enjoy your life-to be happy-it's all that matters.