We can endure neither our vices nor the remedies for them.
Quote by Titus Livius
Titus Livius Quotes
Fortune blinds men when she does not wish them to withstand the violence of her...
Truth, they say, is but too often in difficulties, but is never finally suppressed.
The old Romans all wished to have a king over them because they had not...
It is better that a guilty man should not be brought to trial than that...
No law can possibly meet the convenience of every one: we must be satisfied if...
In difficult and desperate cases, the boldest counsels are the safest.
Luck is of little moment to the great general, for it is under the control...
From abundance springs satiety.
A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray...
The populace is like the sea motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even...
There is nothing that is more often clothed in an attractive garb than a false...
Nowhere are our calculations more frequently upset than in war.
Resistance to criminal rashness comes better late than never.
There is always more spirit in attack than in defence.
It is easy at any moment to surrender a large fortune; to build one up...
Envy like fire always makes for the highest points.
Men are only clever at shifting blame from their own shoulders to those of others.
Temerity is not always successful.
All things will be clear and distinct to the man who does not hurry; haste...
Toil and pleasure, dissimilar in nature, are nevertheless united by a certain natural bond.