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Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis

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Biography - Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis:

Juvenal - Roman poet.
2nd century
1st century
Place of birth: Italy

But who will guard the guardians?



(French, German, Latin)

Mais qui gardera ces gardiens ?

Aber wer bewacht die W├Ąchter?

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

See also 

See also...

There should be, in every polity, a centre of resistance to the predominent power in the constitution - and in a democratic constitution, therefore, a nucleus of resistance to the democracy.


Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis also said...

Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.

A healthy mind in a healthy body.

To devote one's life to the truth.

A child deserves the maximum respect.

A child is owed the greatest respect if you have ever have something disgraceful in mind, don't ignore your son's tender years.

All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.

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