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

The peace of heaven is theirs that lift their swords, in such a just an charitable war.

William Shakespeare

The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.

Hume Cronyn

How can we expect another to keep our secret, if we cannot keep it ourself

La Rochefoucauld

It is when power is wedded to chronic fear that it becomes formidable.

Eric Hoffer

Humanity does not ask us to be happy. It merely asks us to be brilliant on its behalf. Survival first, then happiness as we can manage it.

Orson Scott Card

We the willing, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, with so little, for so long, we are now qualified to do anything, with nothing.

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The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.

Henry Stimson »

Lets have faith that right makes might and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.

Abraham Lincoln »