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Publilius Syrus

Quote of Publilius Syrus - A good reputation is more valuable...

Biography - Publilius Syrus:

Latin writer *Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: -85 - Died: -43
1st century BC
Place of birth: Syria

A good reputation is more valuable than money.

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Quotes for: reputation

Many fear their reputation, few their conscience.

Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.

My reputation grows with every failure.

It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.

One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.


Publilius Syrus also said...

The coward calls himself cautious, the miser thrifty.

He has what he desires who can limit his desires to what is enough.

In excessive altercation, truth is lost.

From the faults of another a wise man will correct his own.

He conquers twice who conquers himself in victory.

It is better to trust in ability than in luck.

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