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One of your most ancient writers, a historian named Herodotus, tells of a thief who was to be executed. As he was taken away he made a bargain with the king: in one year he would teach the king's favorite horse to sing hymns. The other prisoners wa

Ovid


Nullum magnum ingenium sine mixtura dementiae fuit. [There is no great genius without some touch of madness.]

Ovid


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Ovid


A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.

Ovid


Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.

Publius Ovidius Naso





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The abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power.
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