Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.
Earth produces nothing worse than an ungrateful man.Ausonius
I've never written for a fasting man. A taste of wine is good before my verse. But sleep is better than a little wine, for when sleeping one thinks my songs are dreams.Ausonius
Every stage of life has its troubles, and no man is content with his own age.Ausonius
If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.Ausonius
A favor tardily bestowed is no favor; for a favor quickly granted is a more agreeable favor.Ausonius
If thou art terrible to many, then beware of many.Ausonius