Quotes Categories

F. L. Lucan Quotes

(39-65), Roman Epic Poet

Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.

Category: Boldness

The two World Wars came in part, like much modern literature and art, because men, whose nature is to tire of everything in turn, tired of common sense and civilization.

Category: Common Sense

The mere apprehension of a coming evil has put many into a situation of the utmost danger.

Category: Danger

The gods conceal from men the happiness of death, that they may endure life.

Category: Death And Dying

Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship.

Category: Losers And Losing

Might was the measure of right.

Category: Morality

The prosperous man is never sure that he is loved for himself.

Category: Prosperity