Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso) Quotes

Isn’t the best defense always a good attack?

Courage conquers all things.

Happy is he who dares courageously to defend what he loves.

They come to see; they come that they themselves may be seen.

Burdens become light when cheerfully borne.

If she is chaste when there is no fear of detection, she is truly chaste; she who sins not because she dare not, does the sin.

All things change; nothing perishes.

There is nothing in the whole world which is permanent. Everything flows onward; all things are brought into being with a changing nature; the ages themselves glide by in constant movement.

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.

Add little to little and there will be a big pile.