You will go most safely in the middle.
Daring is not safe against daring men.
Most safely shall you tread the middle path.
He who can believe himself well, will be well.
The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness.
In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.
Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.
Love is full of anxious fears.
Neglect of appearance becomes men.
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good.
The gods behold all righteous actions.
I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not a difficult achievement.
The heavier crop is ever in others' fields.
Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears.
Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them.
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
All love is vanquished by a succeeding love.
The cause is hidden; the effect is visible to all.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.
Time is the devourer of all things.
The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean.
The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire, though it may be quenched, will not become cool.
Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul.
Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.