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

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If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common denominator of human achievement.

James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.

Rarely have so many people been so wrong about so much.

Richard Milhous Nixon

In religion and politics people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination, from authorities who have not themselves examined the questions at issue but have taken them at second-hand from other non-examiners, whose opinions about them were not worth a brass farthing.

Mark Twain

No guest is so welcome in a friend's house that he will not become a nuisance after three days.

Titus Maccius Plautus

I always felt rock and roll was very, very wholesome music.

Aretha Franklin

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn »

Follow your inclinations with due regard to the policeman round the corner.

W. Somerset Maugham »