Lucretius Quote: “Pleasant it is, when over a…”

Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters, to gaze from shore upon another’s great tribulation; not because any man’s troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant.

Lucretius


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Name: Lucretius
Profession: Poet
Nationality: Roman
Born: 94 BC
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