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Tis best the middle way to keep

DMI number:
12103
Poem Aliases
Horace. Odes. Book 2 Ode 10.
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Tis best the middle way to keep
Last Line:
Contract your sails nor trust the wind
Poem Genre / Form:
Imitation / translation / paraphrase, Philosophic poetry, and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts[Moderation of desire - Patience]
Related People
Author:
William Oldisworth
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
LION
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A Miscellaneous Collection of Poems, Songs and Epigrams. By several Hands (vol. 2) [T106190] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.228-229
Poem Title:
Translation of Horace, Book II. Ode 10.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed