Ovid

Ovid

Roman poet

Lived from: 43 BC - 17 AD

Category: Poets (Contemporary)

Quotes: Ovid

Quotes 61 till 75 of 84.

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    That you may please others you must be forgetful of yourself.
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    The burden which is well borne becomes light.
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    The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late.
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    The love of glory gives an immense stimulus.
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    The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
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    The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.
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    The time will come when it will disgust you to look in the mirror.
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    The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.
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    There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
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    There is something in omens.
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    This also - that I live, I consider a gift of God.
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    Time glides away and as we get older through the noiseless years; the days flee and are restrained by no reign.
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    Time is generally the best doctor.
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    Time is the devourer of all things.
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    To be loved, be lovable.