Martial Quotes

Most popular Martial Quotes

Laugh, if thou art wise.
— Martial
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late.
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glory

Life is not living but living in health.
— Martial
Nothing is more confident than a bad poet.
— Martial
They have no home whose home is everywhere.
— Martial
Life thy life ... and pluck the joys that fly.

joy

Tomorrow's life comes late; live, then, today.
— Martial
Fortune gives too much to many, enough to none.
— Martial

luck

There is no living with thee, nor without thee.
— Martial
He who weighs his responsibilities can bear them.
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A work which is destined to live must have genius.
— Martial
To the wise, life is a solution; to the fool, a problem.
— Martial
Glory comes too late, after one as been reduced to ashes.
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glory

Glory arrives too late when it comes only to one's ashes.
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If fame is only to come after death, I am in no hurry for it.
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'Tis easy to write epigrams nicely, but to write a book is hard.
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Knowledge the clue to life can give: Then wherefore hesitate to live.
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The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth which you have given away.