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Quintus Horatius Flaccus

Quote of Quintus Horatius Flaccus - The word flies and cannot be...


Biography - Quintus Horatius Flaccus:

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

The word flies and cannot be recalled.




Translation

Translation

(German, French, Latin)



German
Einmal ausgesandt, fliegt unwiderruflich das Wort.

French
La parole échappée s'envole sans retour.

Latin
Semel emissum volat inrevocabile verbum.




See also 

See also...



What's done cannot be undone.

My words fly up, my thoughts remain below: Words without thoughts never to heaven go.




Quotes for: word


Quotes

Quotes for: word


One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.






The meaning of a word is its use in the language.





Where words fail, music speaks.





Words make love.





What's in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet;






Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.











Quotes

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Seize the day.





They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.





Remember to keep a clear head in difficult times.





Don't despair.





The wise man is rich





There is measure in all things.












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