Ovid Quotes

Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly... view

By: Ovid

Treason doth never prosper: what's the reason? Why if it prosper, none dare call it treason... view

By: Ovid

To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another... view

By: Ovid

Time, the devourer of all things... view

By: Ovid

Time, motion and wine cause sleep... view

By: Ovid

Time is the devourer of all things... view

By: Ovid

Time is generally the best doctor... view

By: Ovid

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

By: Ovid

There is no such thing as pure pleasure.. view

By: Ovid

Venus favors the bold... view

By: Ovid

There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled... view

By: Ovid

Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul... view

By: Ovid

You can learn from anyone even your enemy... view

By: Ovid

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

By: Ovid

You will go most safely in the middle... view

By: Ovid

There is a god within us... view

By: Ovid

Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what our hearts and our intellects endows us with... view

By: Ovid

Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to my misfortune, it is soft... view

By: Ovid

Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked... view

By: Ovid

What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they please... view

By: Ovid

What is without periods of rest will not endure... view

By: Ovid

What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct... view

By: Ovid

What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps.. view

By: Ovid

Where belief is painful we are slow to believe... view

By: Ovid

What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless... view

By: Ovid

He who says o'er much I love not is in love... view

By: Ovid

If you want to be loved, be lovable... view

By: Ovid

If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love... view

By: Ovid

I attempt an arduous task.. view

By: Ovid

How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man... view

By: Ovid

In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are... view

By: Ovid

He who would not be idle, let him fall in love... view

By: Ovid

It is annoying to be honest to no purpose... view

By: Ovid

He who can believe himself well, will be well... view

By: Ovid

Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all... view

By: Ovid

Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love... view

By: Ovid

Habits change into character... view

By: Ovid

Give way to your opponent.. view

By: Ovid

Fortune and love favor the brave... view

By: Ovid

He whom all hate all wish to see destroyed... view

By: Ovid

Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish... view

By: Ovid

Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast.. view

By: Ovid