Publilius Syrus

Publilius Syrus

Syrian poet

Lived from: 1e century BC

Category: Poets (Contemporary)

Quotes: Publilius Syrus

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    A man's own character is the arbiter of his fortune.
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    At daybreak, when loath to rise, have this thought in thy mind: I am rising for a man's work.
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    A cock has great influence on his own dunghill.
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    A hasty judgment is a first step to recantation.
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    A rolling stone can gather no moss.
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    Admonish your friends privately, but praise them openly.
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    All delay is helpful, but it does produce wisdom.
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    An angry father is most cruel toward himself.
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    An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.
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    Anyone can steer the ship when the sea is calm.
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    Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.
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    Better to be ignorant of a matter than half know it.
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    Confidence is the bond of friendship.
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    Count not him among your friends who will retail your privacies to the world.
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    Do not despise the bottom rungs in the ascent to greatness.
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