Terence

190 - 159 BC

A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer)

"How often things occur by mere chance which we dare not even hope for."

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on life and men

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I bid him look into the lives of men as though into a mirror, and from others to take an example for himself.

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Adelphoe

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer)

A word to the wise is sufficient. -Dictum sapienti sat est

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on age and disease

Old age itself is a disease. -Senectus ipsast morbus

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Phormio

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer)

I have everything, yet have nothing; and although I possess nothing, still of nothing am I in want.

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Eunuchus

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on love and lovers

The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love. -Amantium irae amoris integratio'st

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Andria

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on difficulty

There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer)

Nothing is already said which wasn't said before. -Nullum'st iam dictum quod non sit dictum prius

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Eunuchus

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on praise and silence

Their silence is enough praise. -Tacent, satis laudant

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

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A Quote by Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) on men

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So many men, so many thoughts. -Quot homines tot sententiae

Terence (190 - 159 BC)

Source: Phormio

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