Horace

Quotations

If you wish me to weep, you yourself must feel grief.

Ars Poetica. 102.

Mountains will go into labor, and a silly little mouse will be born.

Ars Poetica

Brave men were living before Agamemnon.

Odes. iv. 9, 25.

In peace, as a wise man, he should make suitable preparation for war.

Satires. ii. 2. (111.)

What the discordant harmony of circumstances would and could effect.

Epistles. i. 12, 19.