Aulus Persius Flaccus Quotes

Aulus Persius Flaccus Quotes: The man who wishes to bend me with his tale of woe must shed true tears - not tears that have been got ready overnight.
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Aulus Persius Flaccus Quote: Things fit only to give weight to smoke.
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Quotes about Aulus Persius Flaccus: Lives there the man with soul so dead as to disown the wish to merit the people's applause, and having uttered words worthy to be kept in cedar oil to latest times, to leave behind him rhymes that dread neither herrings nor frankincense.[Lat., An erit, qui velle recusetOs populi meruisse? et cedro digna locutusLinquere, nec scombros metuentia carmina nec thus.]
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Quote about Aulus Persius Flaccus: You follow words of the toga (language of the cultivated class).[Lat., Verba togae sequeris.]
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Aulus Persius Flaccus Sayings: Indulge, and to thy genius freely give,For not to live at ease is not to live.
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