Quotes by Lucius Accius Telephus

Is demum miser est, cuius nobilitas miserias nobilitat. (Indeed, wretched the man whose fame makes his misfortunes famous.)

Lucius Accius Telephus

Other Great Authors

Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.

H.L. Mencken

Zeus does not bring all men's plans to fulfillment.


Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.

George Orwell

A chess genius is a human being who focuses vast, little-understood mental gifts and labors on an ultimately trivial human enterprise.

George Steiner

There are two dilemmas that rattle the human skull How do you hang on to someone who won't stay And how do you get rid of someone who won't go

Danny DeVito

All historians, even the most scientific, have bias, if in no other sense than the determination not to have any.

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The law must be stable, but it must not stand still.

Roscoe Pound »

I was gratified to be able to answer promptly. I said I don't know.

Mark Twain »