Quotes

11 November 2014
Greedy of praise, lavish of money.
11 November 2014
The fame which is based on wealth or beauty is a frail and fleeting thing; but virtue shines for ages with undiminished lustre.
11 November 2014
He only seems to me to live, and to make proper use of life, who sets himself some serious work to do, and seeks the credit of a task well and skillfully performed.
11 November 2014
In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart of defense.
11 November 2014
The higher your station, the less your liberty.
11 November 2014
The firmest friendship is based on an identity of likes and dislikes.
11 November 2014
Distinguished ancestors shed a powerful light on their descendants, and forbid the concealment either of their merits or of their demerits.
11 November 2014
It is a law of human nature that in victory even the coward may boast of his prowess, while defeat injures the reputation even of the brave.
11 November 2014
With Punic faith.
11 November 2014
He is reported to have said that the city was for sale, and would come to an untimely end if a purchaser could be found.

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