Quotes by: Sallust

<<12
No mortal man has ever served at the same time his passions and his best interests.
Sallust
Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only friends won by good deeds, merit, and honesty.
Sallust
The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
Sallust
Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
Sallust
All who consult on doubtful matters, should be void of hatred, friendship, anger, and pity.
Sallust
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
Sallust
He only seems to me to live, and to make proper use of life, who sets himself some serious work to do, and seeks the credit of a task well and skillfully performed.
Sallust
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
Sallust
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and a rascal when the feelings evaporate.
Sallust
In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart of defense.
Sallust
They envy the distinction I have won; let them therefore, envy my toils, my honesty, and the methods by which I gained it.
Sallust
Kings are more prone to mistrust the good than the bad; and they are always afraid of the virtues of others.
Sallust
<<12

Quote of The Day
When you blame others you give up your power to change. Take responsibility for your future!

– Chris Voss

Topics
Dreams
Love
Inspirational
Life
Humor
Success
Relationships
Funny
Science
Motivational
Fear
Philosophy
Truth
Wisdom
Happiness
God
Hope
Romance
Death
More Topics
Tags
Happyness, Inspirational, Motivational, Success, Family, Hope, Life, Love, Friendship, Positive, Funny, Integrity, Peace, Happy,


www.21Quotes.com