Publius Cornelius Tacitus

Publius Cornelius Tacitus

was a senator and a historian of the Roman Empire
In all things there is a kind of law of cycles.
[Lat., Rebus cunctis inest quidam velut orbis.]More Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Fear is not in the habit of speaking truth.More Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is found by experience that admirable laws and right precedents among the good have their origin in the misdeeds of others.More Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The brave and bold persist even against fortune; the timid and cowardly rush to despair though fear alone.More Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The lust for power, for dominating others, inflames the heart more than any other passion.More Publius Cornelius Tacitus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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