You might believe a good man easily, a great man with pleasure. -Bonum virum facile crederes, magnum libenter
Publius Cornelius Tacitus (c.55 - c.120 AD)
Contributed by: Zaady
Greater things are believed of those who are absent.
If we must fall, we should boldly meet the danger.
Annales, said of Galba: By general consent, he would have been capable of ruling, had he not ruled. -Omnium consensu capax imperii nisi imperasset
Source: Agricola, c. 32. 31.
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