Photo: via Tumblr

quotations The Best Sallust Quotes  

Reference
32 votes 9 voters 2.9k views 15 items Embed

List Rules Must be a famous or well-known quote. If a quote is cut off you can hover over the text to see the full quote.

A list of the best Sallust quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Sallust quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Sallust quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Sallust should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Sallust quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sallust quotes?" and "What is the most famous Sallust quote?"

You can see what subjects these historic Sallust quotes fall under displayed to the right of the quote. Be sure to vote so your favorite Sallust saying won't fall to the bottom of the list.

1
5 0
He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing. Sallust

The Best John F. Kennedy Quotes The Most Beautiful Women in the World

2
3 0
We employ the mind to rule, the body to serve. Sallust

3
3 0
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay. Sallust

4
4 2
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the truth in their breasts, and show, like jugglers, another thing in their mouths, to cut all friendships and enmities to the measure of their own interest, and to make a good countenance without the help of good will. Sallust

5
3 1
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship. Sallust

6
2 0
The glory that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal. Sallust

7
3 2
Necessity makes even the timid brave. Sallust

8
1 0
By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed. Sallust

9
1 0
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and a rascal when the feelings evaporate. Sallust

10
1 0
michaelj72 added All those who offer an opinion on any doubtful point should first clear their minds of every sentiment of dislike, friendship, anger or pity.

11
1 0
michaelj72 added Just to stir things up seemed a great reward in itself.

12
0 0
All who consult on doubtful matters, should be void of hatred, friendship, anger, and pity. Sallust

13
0 0
michaelj72 added Few men desire liberty; most men wish only for a just master.

14
0 0
michaelj72 added Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought.

15
0 0
michaelj72 added The higher your station, the less your liberty.