Pittacus of Mytilene

(Pittacus)

Quotes
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A crime committed by a person when drunk should receive double the punishment which it would merit if the offender were sober.. Law, Courts, Jails, Crime & Law Enforcement
Do not say beforehand what you are going to do; for if you fail, you will be laughed at. Leaders & Leadership ;Secrecy & Transparency
Do not to your neighbor what you would take ill from him. Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest
Even the gods cannot strive against necessity. Policy & Policy Making ;Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
Even the gods cannot strive against necessity. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
Forbear to speak evil not only of your friends, but also of your enemies. Oratory, Discussion & Debate
Forgiveness is better than revenge Management & Managing Government
Look for your opportunities. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
Power shows the man. Power