Pliny the Elder Quotes

- Notable Pliny the Elder Quotes Index -

Born: 23 AD, Como, Italy
Birth Country: Italy
Died: Stabiae, Campania, Roman Empire, 23 AD
Occupation: Author

1.
Grief has limits, whereas apprehension has none. For we grieve only for what we know has happened, but we fear all that possibly may happen.
- Pliny the Elder

2.
Home is where the heart is.
- Pliny the Elder

3.
Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. Hope is the dream of a waking man.
- Pliny the Elder

4.
Such is the audacity of man, that he hath learned to counterfeit Nature, yea, and is so bold as to challenge her in her work.
- Pliny the Elder

5.
Truth comes out in wine.
- Pliny the Elder

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