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Quintus Horatius Flaccus

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Biography - Quintus Horatius Flaccus:

Roman lyric poet.
Born: -65 - Died: -8
Period:
1st century BC
Place of birth: Italy
Italy

The wise man is rich




Translation

Translation

(German, French, Latin)



German
Reich ist, wer weise ist

French
Le sage est riche

Latin
Dives qui sapiens est




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If it be true that a man is rich who wants nothing, a wise man is a very rich man.




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I am rich in the goods that I can do without.
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: Be independent.
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A propensity to hope and joy is real riches: One to fear and sorrow, real poverty.
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The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
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Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich, for the hopes of the instructed are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
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He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
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It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
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Those who live without madness are not as wise as they think.
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Even for the wise, the desire for glory is the last of all passions to be laid aside.
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A wise man will be master of his mind. A fool will be its slave.
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From the faults of another a wise man will correct his own.
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Quintus Horatius Flaccus also said...


Seize the day.
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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.
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Remember to keep a clear head in difficult times.
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Don't despair.
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The word flies and cannot be recalled.
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There is measure in all things.
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