Quotes of Quintilian 
- Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
- We give to necessity the praise of virtue.
- A liar should have a good memory.
- When we cannot hope to win, it is an advantage to yield.
- It is much easier to try one's hand at many things than to concentrate one's powers on one thing.
- When defeat is inevitable, it is wisest to yield.
- Though ambition itself be a vice, yet it is often times the cause of virtues.
- That laugther costs too much which is purchased by the sacrifice of decency.
- Those who wish to appear wise among fools, among the wise seem foolish.
- Nothing can be pleasing which is not also becoming.
- Nature herself has never attempted to effect great changes rapidly.
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