Inspirational Quotes from Plautus

By | July 25, 2018

Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words.

Plautus

Courage in danger is half the battle.

Plautus

Nothing is more wretched than the mind of a man conscious of guilt.

Plautus

Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.

Plautus

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

Plautus

Flight without feathers is not easy.

Plautus

Bad conduct soils the finest ornament more than filth.

Plautus

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

Plautus

A word to the wise is enough.

Plautus

Man is not man, but a wolf to those he does not know.

Plautus

Man is not man, but a wolf to those he does not know.

Plautus

Persevere in virtue and diligence.

Plautus

Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.

Plautus

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.

Plautus

For nobody is curious, who isn’t malevolent.

Plautus

Good merchandise, even hidden, soon finds buyers.

Plautus

A contented mind is the best source for trouble.

Plautus

No blessing lasts forever.

Plautus

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

Plautus

Conquered, we conquer.

Plautus

Property is unstable, and youth perishes in a moment. Life itself is held in the grinning fangs of Death, Yet men delay to obtain release from the world. Alas, the conduct of mankind is surprising.

Plautus

There’s no such thing, you know, as picking out the best woman: it’s only a question of comparative badness, brother.

Plautus

How great in number are the little minded men.

Plautus

You must spend money to make money.

Plautus

It is well for one to know more than he says.

Plautus

The day, water, sun, moon, night – I do not have to purchase these things with money.

Plautus

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

Plautus

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

Plautus

He who seeks for gain, must be at some expense.

Plautus

A mouse does not rely on just one hole.

Plautus

Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and parents, our country and children. Courage comprises all things.

Plautus

Laws are subordinate to custom.

Plautus

Where there are friends there is wealth.

Plautus

Wisdom is not attained by years, but by ability.

Plautus

‘He means well’ is useless unless he does well.

Plautus

Keep what you have; the known evil is best.

Plautus

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

Plautus

It well becomes a young man to be modest.

Plautus

The evil that we know is best.

Plautus

The greatest talents often lie buried out of sight.

Plautus

A mouse never entrusts his life to only one hole.

Plautus

Your wealth is where your friends are.

Plautus

Let deeds match words.

Plautus

Courage easily finds its own eloquence.

Plautus

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

Plautus

Things we do not expect, happen more frequently than we wish.

Plautus

I much prefer a compliment, even if insincere, to sincere criticism.

Plautus

If you have overcome your inclination and not been overcome by it, you have reason to rejoice.

Plautus

No guest is so welcome in a friend’s house that he will not become a nuisance after three days.

Plautus

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