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Tacitus, Dialogue on Orators 41.5

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nemo eodem tempore adsequi potest magnam famam et magnam quietem.

No one can simultaneously achieve great renown and great tranquillity.

A nice aphorism, extracted from a longer sentence.

Written by aleatorclassicus

November 27, 2012 at 12:00 PM

Posted in Tacitus

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