Home > Authors > P >

Publilius Syrus

1st Centry BC-?. Roman writer and poet.

Books by Publilius Syrus

The timid man calls himself cautious, the sordid man thrifty.

More quotes on Thrift

Necessity knows no law except to conquer.

More quotes on Necessity

No one knows what he can do till he tries.

More quotes on Possibilities

The next day is never so good as the day before.

More quotes on Past

Life itself is short, but lasts longer than misfortunes.

More quotes on Misfortunes

A cock has great influence on his own dunghill.

More quotes on Power

The most delightful pleasures cloy without variety.

More quotes on Variety

Opportunity is lost by deliberation.

More quotes on Opportunity

It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.

More quotes on Planning

There are some remedies worse than the disease.

More quotes on Remedies

Advertisment