Ants Quotes, Quotations, and Sayings
4 Ants Quotes
While an ant was wandering under the shade of the tree of
Phaeton, a drop of amber enveloped the tiny insect; thus she, who
in life was disregarded, became precious by death.
Marcus Valerius Martial
Quotes , Source: Epigrams (bk. VI, ep. 15)
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise.
Quotes , Source: Proverbs (ch. VI, v. 6)
For example, the tiny ant, a creature of great industry, drags
with its mouth whatever it can, and adds it to the heap which she
is piling up, not unaware nor careless of the future.
[Lat., Parvula (nam exemplo est) magni formica laboris
Ore trahit, quodcunque potest, atque addit acervo
Quem struit; hand ignara ac non incauta futuri.]
Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus)
Quotes , Source: Satires (bk. I, I, 33)