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Publilius Syrus

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Biography - Publilius Syrus:

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

Quote

It is better to trust in ability than in luck.
Publilius Syrus - Sentences



Note  

Note



Other versions: "It is better trusting to valour than to luck."
"It is better to trust in your character than in your luck."


Source: Sentences


Translation  

Translation

(French, Latin, German)


French
Il vaut mieux se fier au courage qu’à la fortune.”
Publilius Syrus - Sentences

Latin
Virtuti melius quam Fortuna creditur.”

German
Trau lieber deiner Kraft als deinem Glücke.”
Publilius Syrus - Sententiae




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He has what he desires who can limit his desires to what is enough.”
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The coward calls himself cautious, the miser thrifty.”
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Youth must be mastered not by force but by reason.”
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In excessive altercation, truth is lost.”
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From the faults of another a wise man will correct his own.”
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Even a single hair casts a shadow.”
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