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  Quotes of Ovid [71]

  1. Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the highest and deepest reality.
  2. Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.
  3. No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it.
  4. A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man's brow.
  5. At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do everything in its proper time.
  6. Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good.
  7. It is the poor man who'll ever count his flock.
  8. The cause is hidden. The effect is visible to all.
  9. Tears at times have all the weight of speech.
  10. Love will enter cloaked in friendship's name.
  11. Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love.
  12. Dignity and love do not blend well, nor do they continue long together.
  13. If you would marry suitably, marry your equal.
  14. Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships; the poor man everywhere lies low.
  15. By faithful study of the nobler arts, our nature's softened, and more gentle grows.
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