Publius Tacitus Quotes


27 Publius Tacitus quotes:



"In all things there is a law of cycles."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Law Quotes Cycles Quotes
"The love of fame is the last weakness which even the wise resign."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Fame Quotes
"In seasons of tumult and discord bad men have the most power; mental and moral excellence require peace and quietness."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"The hatred of those who are near to us is the most violent"
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Hate Quotes
"They (the Romans) make a desert, and they call it peace"
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Peace Quotes
"One who is allowed to sin, sins less"
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Sin Quotes
"No one would have doubted his ability to reign had he never been emperor."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Ability Quotes Roman Historian Quotes
"Many who seem to be struggling with adversity are happy; many, amid great affluence, are utterly miserable."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes Roman Historian Quotes
"If we must fall, we should boldly meet the danger."
"In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Corruption Quotes Roman Historian Quotes
"Posterity will pay everyone their due."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Past Quotes
"The more corrupt the state, the more laws."
"The Romans brought devestation, but they called it peace."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Peace Quotes
"It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Pleasure Quotes Roman Historian Quotes
"Things are not to be judged good or bad merely because the public think so."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Opinions Quotes
"Be assured those will be thy worst enemies, not to whom thou hast done evil, but who have done evil to thee. And those will be thy best friends, not to whom thou hast done good, but who have done good to thee."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Best Friends Quotes Roman Historian Quotes
"Even the bravest men are frightened by sudden terrors."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Fear Quotes
"Seek to make a person blush for their guilt rather than shed their blood."
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Guilt Quotes
"Lust of power is the most flagrant of all the passions"
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Justice Quotes
"They made a wasteland and called it peace"
Author: Tacitus Quotes Category: Peace Quotes



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