Publilius Syrus Quotes
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It is easier to add to a great reputation than to get it.
It is folly to punish your neighbor by fire when you live next door.
Venus yields to caresses, not to compulsion.
He who lives only for himself is truly dead to others.
He who boasts of a favor bestowed, would like it back again.
Excessive severity misses its own aim.
Give your friend cause to blush, and you will be likely to lose him.
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.
When you are at sea, keep clear of the land.
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Love is being stupid together.
It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.