"To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Horace on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Horace on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Horace on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Horace on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Horace on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone."
"Anger is a short madness."
"The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do."
"Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger."
"A picture is a poem without words."