Publilius Syrus Quotes About Flattery

Quotes about: Flattery
  • When fortune flatters, she does it to betray.

    "Sentences". Collection by Publilius Syrus. Maxim 277,
  • Flattery was formerly a vice; it has now become the fashion.

    "Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations" by Jehiel Keeler Hoyt, p. 276-77, Maxims, 1922.

Publilius Syrus

  • Born: 85 BC
  • Died: 43
  • Occupation: Writer
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