|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|All that is ancient is beautiful.|
All that is rich is wise. Modern Greek.
|Ancient time was the youth of the world. Bacon.|| 2|
|Antiquity cannot privilege an error, nor novelty prejudice a truth.|| 3|
|Antiquity is not always a mark of verity.|| 4|
|The living shun modern perfection for mouldering antiques. Scribleomania.|| 5|
|We extol the productions of the ancients but are wholly unmindful of contemporary merit. Tacitus.|| 6|