Pliny the Younger Quotes (6 quotations)

1. An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit. - Pliny the Younger

2. Grief has limits, whereas apprehension has none. For we grieve only for what we know has happened, but we fear all that possibly may happen. - Pliny the Younger

3. His only fault is that he has no fault. - Pliny the Younger

4. However often you may have done them a favour, if you once refuse they forget everything except your refusal. - Pliny the Younger

5. That indolent but agreeable condition of doing nothing. - Pliny the Younger

6. There is nothing to write about, you say. Well then, write and let me know just this - that there is nothing to write about; or tell me in the good old style if you are well. That's right. I am quite well. - Pliny the Younger

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