Latin quotes by Tacitus

Tacitus (c. 56-119 AD), Roman Senator and Historian

Publius Cornelius Tacitus

His works include: Historiae, Annales and Agricola

  1. Annalium ab excesu divi Augusti libri - Annal books since the death of the divine Augustus (Tacitus)
  2. Bonum virum facile crederes, magnum libenter - You might believe a good man easily, a great man with pleasure (Tacitus)
  3. Corruptissima republica plurimae leges - The corrupted the republic, the more laws it has (Tacitus - Annales (III, 27)
  4. De origine et situ Germanorum - About the origin and Land of the germans (Tacitus - Germania)
  5. De vita Iulii Agricolae - About the life of Iulius Agricola (Tacitus - Iulius Agricola was his father-in-law)
  6. Dialogus de oratoribus - Dialogue on Orators (A short book by Tacitus)
  7. In pessima republica plurimae leges - In the most corrupt republic, the laws are most numerous (Tacitus)
  8. Mores sunt tacitus consensus populi longa consuetudine inveteratus - The customs are tacit agreements made by the consensus of the people over a long interval - (Legal term Domitius Ulpianus)
  9. Omnium consensu capax imperii nisi imperasset - According to all he would have been able to govern even though he had never ruled (Publius Cornelius Tacitus - Annals)

Total: 9

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