Decimus Magnus Ausonius

Decimus Magnus Ausonius

Late Latin poet, who in modern times was called "the first French poet" (for the local patriotism), although he wrote in Latin
When about to commit a base deed, respect thyself, though there is no witness.More Decimus Magnus Ausonius quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond.More Decimus Magnus Ausonius quotes [11/24/2011 02:11:25]
Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.More Decimus Magnus Ausonius quotes [11/24/2011 02:11:31]
If thou art terrible to many, then beware of many.
[Lat., Multis terribilis, caveto multos.]More Decimus Magnus Ausonius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Begin; to begin is half the work. Let half still remain; again
begin this, and thou wilt have finished.
[Lat., Incipe; dimidium facti est coepisse. Supersit
Dimidium: rursum hoc incipe, et efficies.]More Decimus Magnus Ausonius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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