Plutarch (AD 46 –after 119) was a Greek Middle Platonist philosopher, biographer, essayist, and priest at the Temple of Apollo. He is known primarily for his Parallel Lives and Moralia. Upon becoming a Roman citizen, he was named Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus (Λούκιος Μέστριος Πλούταρχος).
The paroimiai that are here presented are extracted from the final part of Plutarch's Moralia, http://www.poesialatina.it/_ns/Greek/testi/Plutarchus/Moralia.html
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