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A list of the best Ovid quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Ovid quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Ovid quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Ovid should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Ovid quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ovid quotes?" and "What is the most famous Ovid quote?"
You can see what subjects these historic Ovid quotes fall under displayed to the right of the quote. Be sure to vote so your favorite Ovid saying won't fall to the bottom of the list.
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In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.Ovid
All things change, nothing is extinguished. 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.Ovid
The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.Ovid
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.Ovid
Habits change into character.Ovid
Time is the devourer of all things.Ovid
Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.Ovid
Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love.Ovid
Let your hook always be cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be a fish.Ovid
Make the workmanship surpass the materials.Ovid
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.Ovid
Daring is not safe against daring men.Ovid
People are slow to believe that, which if believed would work them harm.Ovid