Juvenal Quotes

Indulgence rare to pleasures lendeth zest

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All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.

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Honesty is praised and starves

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You should pray for a sound mind in a sound body.

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Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.

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Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.

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Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small,Be this thy care, for this, my friend, is all.

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Whatever guilt is perpetrated by some evil prompting, is grievous to the author of the crime. This is the first punishment of guilt that no one who is guilty is acquitted at the judgment seat of his own conscience

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Whatever guilt is perpetrated by some evil prompting, is grievous to the author of the crime. This is the first punishment of guilt that no one who is guilty is acquitted at the judgment seat of his own conscience.

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Now we suffer the evils of a long peace; luxury more cruel than war broods over us and avenges a conquered world.

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They whose sole bliss is eating can give but that one brutish reason why they live.

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Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of life to lose the reasons for living.

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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.

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It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.

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The greatest hardship of poverty is that it tends to make men ridiculous.

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It is unmistakable madness to live in poverty only to die rich.

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