5 Famous Quotes by Quintus Ennius
Whom men fear they hate, and whom they hate, they wish dead.
[Lat., Quem metuont oderunt, quem quisque odit periisse expetit.]
Quotes, by Quintus Ennius , Source: Thyestes, (Atreus log.)
Let no one weep for me, or celebrate my funeral with mourning; for I still live, as I pass to and fro through the mouths of men
Quotes, by Quintus Ennius
One man restored our fortunes by delay. [By skilfully avoiding
an engagement, Fabius exhausted the resources of the enemy.]
Quotes, by Quintus Ennius , Source: (Latin)
He who civilly shows the way to one who has missed it, is as one
who has lighted another's lamp from his own lamp; it none the
less gives light to himself when it burns for the other.
[Lat., Homo qui erranti comiter monstrat viam,
Quasi lumen de suo lumine accendit, facit:
Nihilominus ipsi luceat, cum illi accenderit.]
Quotes, by Quintus Ennius , Source: quoted by Cicero in "De Officiis", 1, 16
May his body rest free from evil.
[Lat., Corpus requiescat a malis.]
Quotes, by Quintus Ennius , Source: Tusc. (I, 44), quoted by Cicero