Publilius Syrus

fl. 1st Cent. BC -

A Quote by Publilius Syrus on victory

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He conquers twice who conquers himself in victory.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on regret, silence, and speech

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus

Keep the golden mean between saying too much and too little.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus

No one reaches a high position without daring.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on cowardice

The coward regards himself as cautious, the miser as thrifty.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on cruelty and tears

Cruelty is fed, not weakened by tears.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on contempt and familiarity

Familiarity breeds contempt.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

Source: Maxim 640. see Aesop

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on fear

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Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back.

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on fear and foolishness

It is foolish to fear that which you cannot avoid. -Stultum est timere quod vitare non potes

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A Quote by Publilius Syrus on fortune

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When fortune flatters, she does it to betray.

Publilius Syrus (fl. 1st Cent. BC -)

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