Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Reason should direct and appetite obey.
Romulus was not a king of barbarians, was he? - Num barbarorum Romulus rex fuit?
No sane man will dance.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
Source: Paradoxa Stoicorum.
There is nothing so absurd but some philosopher has said it.
Source: De Divinatione, bk. 2, sct. 58.
O philosophy, you leader of life.
There is nothing so absurd (or ridiculous) but some philosopher has said it.
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