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Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.

Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.

If fortune favors you do not be elated; if she frowns do not despond. ---->>>

Forgive many things in others; nothing in yourself.

Forgive many things in others; nothing in yourself.

When about to commit a base deed, respect thyself, though there is no witness. ---->>>

No man pleases by silence; many I please by speaking briefly. ---->>>

Biography

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Name: Ausonius
Nationality: Roman
Born: 310
Birthplace:
Die: 395
Occupation: Poet
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Decimus or Decimius Magnus Ausonius (; c. 310 – c. 395) was a Roman poet and teacher of rhetoric from Burdigala in Aquitaine, modern Bordeaux, France. For a time he was tutor to the future emperor Gratian, who afterwards bestowed the consulship on him. His best-known poems are Mosella, a description of the river Moselle, and Ephemeris, an account of a typical day in his life (wikipedia)