Seize today, and put as little trust as you can in tomorrow.
Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero.Lat., Seize the day, put no trust in tomorrow.
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Drop the question what tomorrow may bring, and count as profit every day that fate allows you.
With silence favor me.
Mix a little foolishness with your prudence It's good to be silly at the right moment.
Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque revenit. (You may drive nature out with a pitchfork, she will nevertheless come back.)
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills his ancestral fields with his own oxen, unbound by any interest to pay.
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
Many brave men lived before Agamemnon but all are overwhelmed in eternal night, unwept, unknown, because they lack a sacred poet.
Pale Death with impartial tread beats at the poor man's cottage door and at the palaces of kings.
He who has begun has half done. Dare to be wise begin
Think to yourself that every day is your last the hour to which you do not look forward will come as a welcome surprise.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call today his own He who secure within can say Tomorrow do thy worst, for I have lived today.
You have played enough you have eaten and drunk enough. Now it is time for you to depart.
Help a man against his will and you do the same as murder him.
In the midst of hopes and cares, of apprehensions and of disquietude, regard every day that dawns upon you as if it was to be your last then super-added hours, to the enjoyment of which you had not looked forward, will prove an acceptable boon.
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.
Dum loquimur invida aetas fugerit. (While we talk, hostile time flies away)
Brevis esse laboro, obscurus fio.(When I labor to be brief, I become obscure.)
To save a man's life against his will is the same as killing him.
Pale death knocks with impartial foot at poor men's hovels and king's palaces.
I strive to be brief, and become obscure.