Ovid. Quotes

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish. Ovid

All things may corrupt when minds are prone to evil. Ovid

Nothing is stronger than habit. Ovid

Courage conquers all things. Ovid

You can learn from anyone even your enemy. Ovid

In our play we reveal what kind of people we are. Ovid

Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion. Ovid

The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged. Ovid

Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by. Ovid

We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us. Ovid

Sleep, nature’s rest, divine tranquillity,
That brings peace to the mind and chases far
All care; that soothes our breasts by daily toil
Over-wearied, and prepares for labour new.

Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves. Ovid

Nothing is stronger than custom. Ovid

Stop short of your appetite; eat less than you are able. Ovid