Brief author info: Sallust (86-35 B.C.) Full name, Gaius Valerius Sallustius Crispus. Roman historian.
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All men who would surpass the other animals should do their best not to pass through life silently like the beasts whom nature made prone, obedient to their bellies.
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means.
In victory even the cowardly like to boast, while in adverse times even the brave are discredited.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
The glory that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
Get good counsel before you begin; and when you have decided, act promptly.
Necessity makes even the timid brave.
The glory of wealth and of beauty is fleeting and frail; virtue is illustrious and everlasting.
It is always easy to begin a war, but very difficult to stop one.
They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for you to miss me as much as I'm missing you right now
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
A lover's life lies in death. You shall not find a heart without losing the heart.
Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.