It belongs to human nature to hate those you have injured.
Quote by Tacitus
Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear...
A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man.
In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous.
To show resentment at a reproach is to acknowledge that one may have deserved it.
It is human nature to hate the man whom you have hurt.
When men are full of envy they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad.
We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy, and more although abounding...
No one would have doubted his ability to reign had he never been emperor.
When the state is most corrupt, then the laws are most multiplied.
All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome.
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to ruin.
It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
Many who seem to be struggling with adversity are happy; many, amid great affluence, are...
Victor and vanquished never unite in substantial agreement.
The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.
When a woman has lost her chastity she will shrink from nothing.
Greater things are believed of those who are absent.
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
All enterprises that are entered into with indiscreet zeal may be pursued with great vigor...
Valor is of no service, chance rules all, and the bravest often fall by the...