dramatist of ancient Rome (born in Greece) whose comedies were based on works by Menander (190?-159 BC)

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Homo sum humani nil a me alienum puto.(I am a man I hold that nothing human is alien to me.)
Of my friends, I am the only one I have left.
There is a demand in these days for men who can make wrong appear right.
Their silence is sufficient praise.
Charity begins at home.
FORTES FORTUNA ADIUVAT. (Fortune favors the brave.)
Fortune helps the brave.
How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
I am a man I hold that nothing human is alien to me.
I am a man, and whatever concerns humanity is of interest to me.
I am a man: I hold that nothing human is alien to me.
I bid him look into the lives of men as though into a mirror, and from others to take an example for himself.
I do not give money for just mere hopes.
I have everything, yet have nothing and although I possess nothing, still of nothing am I in want.
Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up.
Moderation in all things.
Nothing is said that has not been said before.
Nothing is said which has not been said before.
Nothing is so difficult but that it may be found out by seeking.
Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not.
So many men so many questions.
So many men so many questions.
(Quot Homines Tot Sententiae)
That is true wisdom, to know how to alter one's mind when occasion demands it.
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.
They are so knowing, that they know nothing.
To touch a sore is to renew one's grief.
Too much liberty corrupts us all.
We are all of us the worse for too much liberty.
What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!
What is done let us leave alone.
While the mind is in doubt it is driven this way and that by a slight impulse.

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