Augustus Quotes

Say not always what you know, but always know...

Say not always what you know, but always know what you say...Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, the Roman Emperor from 41 to 54 AD.
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โ€œThought is the wind, kno...

โ€œThought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.โ€ โ€” Augustus Hare
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History is past politics...

History is past politics, and politics present history. -Edward Augustus Freeman
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Did I play part well? ...

Did I play part well? then applaud as I exit - The last words of Augustus
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โ€œHave I played the pa...

โ€œHave I played the part well? Then applaud as I exit!โ€ -Caesar Augustus
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"A ship in harbor is safe, b...

"A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for." - John Augustus Shedd
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A ship in the harbor is safe...

A ship in the harbor is safe, but thatโ€™s not what ships are built for. - John Augustus Shedd
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The la...

The last words of Augustus
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When Alexander's sarcophagus was brought from its shrine, Augustus gazed at the body, then laid a...

When Alexander's sarcophagus was brought from its shrine, Augustus gazed at the body, then laid a crown of gold on its glass case and scattered some flowers to pay his respects. When they asked if he would like to see Ptolemy too, "I wished to see a king," he replied, "I did not wish to see corpses
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