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 start by promising what you don't even have yet, you'll lose your desire to work towards getting it.
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Before God we are all equally wise-equally foolish.
Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources