The best Quotations


A patient mind is the best remedy for trouble.
- Plaut

Good courage in a bad affair is half of the evil overcome.
- Plaut

To a well deserving person god will show favor. to an ill deserving person he will simply be just.
- Plaut

Courage in danger is half the battle.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Every man, however wise, needs the advice of some sagacious friend in the affairs of life.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

He who seeks for gain, must be at some expense.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

He whom the gods love dies young, while he is in health, has his senses and his judgments sound.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

If you are content, you have enough to live comfortably.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

It is easy to rule over the good.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Laws are subordinate to custom.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

No man is wise enough by himself.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

No one can be so welcome a guest that he will not annoy his host after three days.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Nothing is there more friendly to a man than a friend in need.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

One does nothing who tries to console a despondent person with word. a friend is one who aids with deeds at a critical time when deeds are called for.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

One eye witness is better than ten hear sayers.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Ones oldest friend is the best.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Slander-mongers and those who listen to slander, if i had my way, would all be strung up, the talkers by the tongue, the listeners by the ears.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

The day, water, sun, moon, night - i do not have to purchase these things with money.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

The greatest talents often lie buried out of sight.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

The poor man who enters into a partnership with one who is rich makes a risky venture.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

There are occasions when it is undoubtedly better to incur loss than to make gain.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

This is the great fault of wine; it first trips up the feet: it is a cunning wrestler.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

What is thine is mine, and all mine is thine.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

Where there are friends there is wealth.
- Titus Maccius Plautus


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Quotation No man likes to live under the eye of perpetual disapprobation. - writer
Quotation Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart. - writer
Quotation It is a masterpiece of the devil to make us believe that children cannot understand religion. Would Christ have made a child the standard of faith if He had known that it was not capable of understanding His words? - writer
Quotation I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while. - writer
Quotation If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence. - writer
Quotation Let us consider the critic, therefore, as a discoverer of discoveries. - writer