Satires Juvenal Quotes
Roman poet & satirist (55 AD - 127 AD)
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It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
Who will guard the guards themselves?
(quis custodiet ipsos custodes?)
Count it the greatest sin to prefer life to honor, and for the sake of living to lose what makes life worth having.
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no more, and longs eagerly for just two things - bread and circuses!