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Publius Cornelius Tacitus

Quote of Publius Cornelius Tacitus - Experience teaches....


Biography - Publius Cornelius Tacitus:

Roman senator and historian.
Born: 58 - Died: 120
Period:
2nd century
1st century
Place of birth: France
France



Translation

Translation

(Latin, French, German)



Latin
Experientia docet.

French
L'expérience enseigne.

German
Die Erfahrung lehrt.




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Quotes for: experience


Quotes

Quotes for: experience


Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.





What experience and history teach is this — that people and governments never have learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it.





Poetry is related to philosophy as experience is related to empirical science.





Wisdom is the daughter of experience.





Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.





Experience is the teacher of all things.











Quotes

Publius Cornelius Tacitus also said...


Even for the wise, the desire for glory is the last of all passions to be laid aside.





The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise.





A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man.





To plunder, to slaughter, to steal, these things they misname empire and where they make a wilderness, they call it peace.





Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay falsehood by haste and uncertainty.





Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.












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