How to use Horatio in a sentence
I have always thought of Helen Gurley Brown as the female version of a Horatio Alger hero—the American dream of a self-made woman.Helen Gurley Brown Was the Practical Goddess of Love to Ordinary Women | Gail Sheehy | August 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The candidate who is accused of instigating class warfare seems like she has stepped out of a Horatio Alger story.
In 1996, he was enshrined in the Horatio Alger Association.
He was a man, Horatio, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again.
By dint of will, intelligence, and luck he had risen, Horatio Alger-like, from an impoverished and brutal childhood.
Then Shakespeare comes to his aid: 'There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,' etc.Dream Tales and Prose Poems | Ivan Turgenev
Did not Shakspeare write, 'There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy'?Etidorhpa or the End of Earth. | John Uri Lloyd
"There needs no ghost come from the dead to tell us that, Horatio," he said, cheerily.Mystic London: | Charles Maurice Davies
It is manifest from these words that Horatio was not the boy whom his uncle would have chosen to bring up in his own profession.The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson | Robert Southey
The snow was deep enough to have afforded them a reasonable excuse; but Horatio was not to be prevailed upon to turn back.The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson | Robert Southey