Quintilian, fully Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, also Quintillian and Quinctilian

Quintilian, fully Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, also Quintillian and Quinctilian
c. 35
c. 100

Roman Rhetorician from Hispania

Author Quotes

Vice, the opposite of virtue, shows us more clearly what virtue is. Justice becomes more obvious when we have injustice to compare it to. Many such things are proved by their contraries.

What is good readily changes for the worse, but you can never turn vice into virtue.

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Quintilian, fully Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, also Quintillian and Quinctilian
Birth Date
c. 35
Death Date
c. 100
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Roman Rhetorician from Hispania