The idle mind knows not what it wants.
Quintus Ennius (239 - 169 BC)
Contributed by: Michael
But the trumpet sounded with its terrible taratantara. -At tuba terribili sonitu taratantara dixit
Contributed by: Zaady
Oh, you tyrant, Titus Tatius! You took such great things for yourself! -O Tite tute Tati tibi tanta, tyranne, tulisti
On ancient ways and heroes stands the Roman state. -Moribus antiquis res stat Romana virisque
One man by delaying saved the state for us.
Source: Cicero, De Senectute
The Roman state stands by ancient customs, and its manhood.
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