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So many men, so many opinions; every one his own way.
Do not they bring it to pass by knowing that they know nothing at all?
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
It behooves a prudent person to make trial of everything before arms.
I know the disposition of women: when you will, they won't; when you won't, they set their hearts upon you of their own inclination.
Immortal gods! how much does one man excel another! What a difference there is between a wise person and a fool!
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.
It is the duty of all persons, when affairs are the most prosperous, 12 then in especial to reflect within themselves in what way they are to endure adversity.
There are as many opinions as there are people: each has his own view.
Take care and say this with presence of mind.
Nothing is so difficult but that it may be found out by seeking.
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Publius Terentius Afer, better known in English as Terence, was a playwright of the Roman Republic, of North African descent. His comedies were performed for the first time around 170 160 BC.
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