Apuleius, fully Lucius Apuleius Apuleius, also Apuleius of Madauros

Apuleius, fully Lucius Apuleius Apuleius, also Apuleius of Madauros
c. 125
c. 180

Latin Prose Writer

Author Quotes

Despair is the mother of inventions.

But he who knows what insanity is, is sane; whereas insanity can no more be sensible of its own existence, than blindness can see itself.

It is with life just as with swimming; that man is the most expert who is the most disengaged from all encumbrances.

Familiarity breeds contempt, while rarity wins admiration.

Everyone should know that you can't live in any other way than by cultivating the soul.

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Apuleius, fully Lucius Apuleius Apuleius, also Apuleius of Madauros
Birth Date
c. 125
Death Date
c. 180
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Latin Prose Writer