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Publilius Syrus

Quote of Publilius Syrus - Many fear their reputation, few their...


Biography - Publilius Syrus:

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

Many fear their reputation, few their conscience.



Note 

Note



Meaning: Many people are concerned about their reputation, few about their conscience.


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Translation

Translation

(French, Latin, German, Italian)



French
Il y a plus de gens qui ont soin de leur r├ęputation que de leur conscience.

Latin
Famam curant multi, pauci conscientiam.

German
Ruf k├╝mmert viele, das Gewissen wenig.

Italian
Molti si preoccupano della propria fama, pochi della propria coscienza.




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