The weeping of an heir is laughter in disguise.
Quote by Publilius Syrus
Publilius Syrus Quotes
As men, we are all equal in the presence of death.
Powerful indeed is the empire of habit.
Admonish your friends privately, but praise them openly
It is kindness to immediately refuse what you intend to deny.
Never promise more than you can perform.
Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.
There are some remedies worse than the disease.
We die as often as we lose a friend.
An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
The person who receives the most favors is the one who knows how to return...
When reason rules, money is a blessing
It is a fraud to borrow what we are unable to pay.
Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.
Necessity knows no law except to conquer
It is not every question that deserves an answer.
Practice is the best of all instructors
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no...
Sometimes that mountain you've been climbing is just a grain of sand. What you've been...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...