Terence - Quotes

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You believe that easily which you hope for earnestly.

You believe that easily which you hope for earnestly.

I am a human being; nothing human can be alien to me. ---->>>

Fortune favors the brave. ---->>>

Lovers quarrels are the renewal of love. ---->>>

Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an optimist.

Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an optimist.

You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time. ---->>>

How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy. ---->>>

Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not. ---->>>

What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!

What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!

Human nature is so constituted, that all see and judge better in the affairs of other men than in their own. ---->>>

I am a man, and whatever concerns humanity is of interest to me. ---->>>

In fact nothing is said that has not been said before. ---->>>

The anger of lovers renews their love.

The anger of lovers renews their love.

There is a demand in these days for men who can make wrong appear right. ---->>>

To touch a sore is to renew one's grief. ---->>>

Too much liberty corrupts us all. ---->>>

Where there's life, there's hope. ---->>>

You're a wise person if you can easily direct your attention to what ever needs it. ---->>>

Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion. ---->>>

How often things occur by mere chance which we dared not even hope for. ---->>>

What a grand thing it is to be clever and have common sense. ---->>>

Moderation in all things. ---->>>

Nothing is said that has not been said before. ---->>>

I do not give money for just mere hopes. ---->>>

I hold this as a rule of life: too much of anything is bad. ---->>>

Nowadays those are rewarded who make right appear wrong. ---->>>

Of my friends I am the only one left. ---->>>

They are so knowing, that they know nothing. ---->>>

They who love dancing too much seem to have more brains in their feet than in their head. ---->>>

We are all of us the worse for too much liberty. ---->>>

While the mind is in doubt it is driven this way and that by a slight impulse. ---->>>

I take it to be a principle rule of life, not to be too much addicted to any one thing. ---->>>

Extreme law is often extreme injustice. ---->>>

For you to ask advice on the rules of love is no better than to ask advice on the rules of madness. ---->>>

Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up. ---->>>

She ne'er was really charming till she died. ---->>>

So many men, so many opinions. ---->>>

Their silence is praise enough. ---->>>

This I consider to be a valuable principle in life: Do no thing in excess. ---->>>

He makes a great mistake... who supposes that authority is firmer or better established when it is founded by force than that which is welded by affection. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Terence
Nationality: Roman
Born: 170 BC
Birthplace:
Die: 159 BC
Occupation: Writer
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Publius Terentius Afer (; c. 195/185 – c. 159? BC), better known in English as Terence (), was a Roman playwright during the Roman Republic, of Berber descent. His comedies were performed for the first time around 170–160 BC. Terentius Lucanus, a Roman senator, brought Terence to Rome as a slave, educated him and later on, impressed by his abilities, freed him (wikipedia)