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Publilius Syrus

Quote of Publilius Syrus - Penitence follows hasty decisions....

Biography - Publilius Syrus:

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

Penitence follows hasty decisions.



(French, Latin, German)

Une résolution trop prompte est suivie d’un repentir.

Velox consilium sequitur poenitentia.

Dem allzu raschen Ratschluss folgt die Reue.

See also 

See also...

He who is quick to judge is quick to repent.

Haste in judgement is to look for guilt.


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.

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.

It's too late to ask for advice when the danger comes.

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