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Tacitus Quotes: "Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor."

Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.




Tacitus Quotes: "Viewed from a distance, everything is beautiful."

Viewed from a distance, everything is beautiful.



Tacitus Quotes: "A bad peace is even worse than war."

A bad peace is even worse than war.



Tacitus Quotes: "The worst hatred is that of relatives."

The worst hatred is that of relatives.




Tacitus Quotes: "Where they make a desert they call it peace."

Where they make a desert they call it peace.



Tacitus Quotes: "It belongs to human nature to hate those you have injured."

It belongs to human nature to hate those you have injured.



Tacitus Quotes: "So obscure are the greatest events, as some take for granted any hearsay, whatever its source, others turn truth into falsehood, and both errors find encouragement with posterity."

So obscure are the greatest events, as some take for granted any hearsay, whatever its source, others turn truth into falsehood, and both errors find encouragement with posterity.




Tacitus Quotes: "A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man."

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



Tacitus Quotes: "Great empires are not maintained by timidity."

Great empires are not maintained by timidity.



Tacitus Quotes: "Greater things are believed of those who are absent."

Greater things are believed of those who are absent.



Tacitus Quotes: "When men are full of envy they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad."

When men are full of envy they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad.



Tacitus Quotes: "Things forbidden have a secret charm."

Things forbidden have a secret charm.




Tacitus Quotes: "Style like the human body is specially beautiful when the veins are not prominent and the bones cannot be counted."

Style like the human body is specially beautiful when the veins are not prominent and the bones cannot be counted.



Tacitus Quotes: "If you would know who controls you see who you may not criticise."

If you would know who controls you see who you may not criticise.



Tacitus Quotes: "The desire for safety stands against every great and noble enterprise."

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



Tacitus Quotes: "The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws."

The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.



Tacitus Quotes: "Crime, once exposed, has no refuge but in audacity."

Crime, once exposed, has no refuge but in audacity.



Tacitus Quotes: "A bad peace is worse than war."

A bad peace is worse than war.



Tacitus Quotes: "Candour and generosity unless tempered by due moderation lead to ruin."

Candour and generosity unless tempered by due moderation lead to ruin.



Tacitus Quotes: "It is human nature to hate the man whom you have hurt."

It is human nature to hate the man whom you have hurt.



Tacitus Quotes: "Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader."

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.



Tacitus Quotes: "Lust of power is the most flagrant of all the passions."

Lust of power is the most flagrant of all the passions.



Tacitus Quotes: "Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay falsehood by haste and uncertainty."

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



Tacitus Quotes: "Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir."

Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir.



Tacitus Quotes: "To show resentment at a reproach is to acknowledge that one may have deserved it."

To show resentment at a reproach is to acknowledge that one may have deserved it.



Tacitus Quotes: "The more corrupt the state the more laws."

The more corrupt the state the more laws.