- Notable Plautus Quotes Index -
Born: 254 BC, Sarsina, Italy
Birth Country: Italy
Died: Rome, Italy, 184 AD
Courage easily finds its own eloquence.
Courage in danger is half the battle.
Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and parents, our country and children. Courage comprises all things.
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Good courage in a bad affair is half of the evil overcome.
He whom the gods love dies young, while he is in health, has his senses and his judgments sound.
I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within.
Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words.
Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.
Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.
Property is unstable, and youth perishes in a moment. Life itself is held in the grinning fangs of Death, Yet men delay to obtain release from the world. Alas, the conduct of mankind is surprising.
The day, water, sun, moon, night - I do not have to purchase these things with money.
Wisdom is not attained by years, but by ability.
You must spend money to make money.
Quotes by Plautus