Publius Terentius Afer, better known in English as Terence, was a Roman playwright during the Roman Republic, of Berber descent. His comedies were performed for the first time around 170–160 BC. source
Extreme law is often extreme injustice.
They who love dancing too much seem to have more brains in their feet than in...
Moderation in all things.
So many men, so many opinions.
Nothing is said that has not been said before.
She ne'er was really charming till she died.
I do not give money for just mere hopes.
While the mind is in doubt it is driven this way and that by a slight impulse.
Their silence is praise enough.
We are all of us the worse for too much liberty.
What a grand thing it is to be clever and have common sense.
Nowadays those are rewarded who make right appear wrong.
I hold this as a rule of life: too much of anything is bad.
Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to...
Human nature is so constituted, that all see and judge better in the affairs...
There is a demand in these days for men who can make wrong appear right.
Lovers quarrels are the renewal of love.
The anger of lovers renews their love.
To touch a sore is to renew one's grief.
How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be...
Where there's life, there's hope.
Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an...
This I consider to be a valuable principle in life: Do no thing in excess.
How often things occur by mere chance which we dared not even hope for.
Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up.
I never did anything about my stardom, it never meant anything to me.