Quotes by Cato the Elder, from Plutarch, Lives

Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.

Cato the Elder, from Plutarch, Lives

Other Great Authors

Do not seek evil gains evil gains are the equivalent of disaster.


Man who say it cannot be done should not interrupt man doing it.

Chinese Proverb

Everyone has a right to a university degree in America, even if it's in Hamburger Technology.

Clive James

If we don't succeed, we run the risk of failure.

J Danforth Quayle

The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dreams shall never die.

Edward M. Kennedy

To business that we love, we rise betime and go to't with delight.

William Shakespeare »

Misery loves company, but company does not reciprocate.

Addison Mizner »

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.

Edith Sitwell »