Plautus Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Plautus quotes, Plautus sayings, and Plautus proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Flying without feathers is not easy; my wings have no feathers. Plautus
He who tries to protect himself from deception is often cheated, even when most on his guard. Plautus
Do you never look at yourself when you abuse another person? Plautus
Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus
Every one can remember that which has interested himself. Plautus
If you are content, you have enough to live comfortably. Plautus
A contented mind is the best source for trouble. Plautus
No man is wise enough by himself. Plautus
Do you never look at yourself when you abuse another person? Plautus
Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus
The man who masters his own soul will forever be called conqueror of conquerors. Plautus
The greatest talents often lie buried out of sight. Plautus
It is a great plague to be too handsome a man. Plautus
Things we do not expect, happen more frequently than we wish. Plautus
Flying without feathers is not easy; my wings have no feathers. Plautus
Where there are sheep, the wolves are never very far away. Plautus
Fortitude is a great help in distress. Plautus
There are games in which it is better to lose than win. Plautus
To a well deserving person God will show favor. To an ill deserving person He will simply be just Plautus
Your wealth is where your friends are. Plautus
Slander-mongers and those who listen to slander, if I had my way, would all be strung up, the talkers by the tongue, the listeners by the ears. Plautus
The man who masters his own soul will forever be called conqueror of conquerors. Plautus
One eye witness is better than ten hear sayers. Plautus
A mouse never entrusts his life to only one hole. Plautus
If you speak insults you will hear them also. Plautus
It is the nature of the unfortunate to be spiteful, and to envy those who are well to do. Plautus
No one can be so welcome a guest that he will not annoy his host after three days. Plautus
That man is worthless who knows how to receive a favor, but not how to return one. Plautus
The greatest talents often lie buried out of sight. Plautus
Unexpected results are the rule rather than the exception. Plautus