Valerius Maximus

Valerius
Maximus
c. 14
c. 50

Latin Writer and Author of Historical Anecdotes

Author Quotes

Moderation is the mother of good health.

Where there exists the most ardent and true love, it is often better to be united in death than separated in life.

The divine wrath is slow indeed in vengeance, but it makes up for its tardiness by the severity of the punishment.

The divine wrath is slow indeed in vengeance, but it makes up for its tardiness by the severity of the punishment.

Patience, when too often outraged, is converted into madness.

I have often repented speaking, but never of holding his tongue.

He (Solon) considered that no one ought to be called happy as long as he was alive.

To love our parents is the first law of nature.

Author Picture
First Name
Valerius
Last Name
Maximus
Birth Date
c. 14
Death Date
c. 50
Bio

Latin Writer and Author of Historical Anecdotes