Quotations From TITUS LIVIUS (LIVY)

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  • 11.
    The most honorable, as well as the safest course, is to rely entirely upon
    valour.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXXIV, 14.
  • 12.
    The name of freedom regained is sweet to hear.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXIV, 21.

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  • 13.
    Fame opportunely despised often comes back redoubled.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, II, 47.

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  • 14.
    Toil and pleasure, dissimilar in nature, are nevertheless united by a certain natural bond.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, V, 4.

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  • 15.
    A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray itself.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XLIV, 15.
  • 16.
    Resistance to criminal rashness comes better late than never.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, IV, 3.
  • 17.
    There is nothing worse than being ashamed of parsimony or poverty.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXXIV, 4.

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  • 18.
    He was always before men's eyes; a course of action which, by increasing our familiarity with great men, diminishes our respect for them.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXXV, 10.

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  • 19.
    We feel public misfortunes just so far as they affect our private circumstances, and nothing of this nature appeals more directly to us than the loss of money.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXX, 44.

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  • 20.
    All things will be clear and distinct to the man who does not hurry; haste is blind and improvident.
    Titus Livius (Livy) (59 B.C.-A.D. 17), Roman historian. Histories, XXII, 39.
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