Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso) Quotes

She half consents who silently denies.

In our play we reveal what kind of people we are.

The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late.

Overlook our deeds, since you know that crime was absent from our inclination.

At night there is no such thing as an ugly woman.

Nations and empires flourish and decay, By turns command, and in their turns obey.

The glow of inspiration warms us; it is a holy rapture.

My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.

A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.

Delay is a great procuress.