In rebus prosperis, superbiam, fastidium arrogantiamque magn

By JaimeB, in 'Latin Mottoes', Nov 19, 2011.

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    In rebus prosperis, superbiam, fastidium arrogantiamque magno opere fugiamus. “In prosperity, let us be most careful to avoid pride, disdain, and arrogance.”

    In other words: It becomes the great to cultivate humility.

    — Marcus Tullius Cicero, De Officiis, I.90 (paraphrased)

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