Augustus quotes

Born
September 23, 63 BC, Rome, Roman Republic.

Died
19 August AD 14.

Occupation
Emperor, military leader.

Augustus was a Roman statesman and military leader who was the first Emperor of the Roman Empire.

Practice, the master of all things.
– Augustus
The tales of our exploits will survive as long as the human voice itself.
– Augustus
Better a cautious commander, and not a rash one.
– Augustus
Hasten slowly.
– Augustus
Did I play my role well? If so, then applause, because the comedy is finished!
– Augustus
If you want rainbow, you have to deal with the rain.
– Augustus
What is done well is done quickly enough.
– Augustus
Nothing common can seem worthy of you.
– Augustus
Young men, listen to an old man to whom old men listened when he was young.
– Augustus
Everyone wants to lead an extraordinary life.
– Augustus
Only that which is well done is quickly done.
– Augustus
We write our names in the sand: and then the waves roll in and wash them away.
– Augustus
The greatest impediments to changes in our traditional roles seem to lie not in the visible world of conscious intent, but in the murky realm of the unconscious mind.
– Augustus
I’d always thought the world was a wish-granting factory.
– Augustus