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Publilius S (4)

“Delay is hateful, but it gives wisdom.” “Gain cannot be made without some other person’s loss.” “It is more tolerable to be refused than deceived.” “Poverty wants much; but avarice, everything.” Advertisements

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Pliny the elder quotes

“Let honor be to us as strong an oblication as necessity is to others.” “The lust of avarice has so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather to possess them than they possess their wealth.” “From the end … Continue reading

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