Associations to the word «Tacitus»
TACITUS, proper noun. A taxonomic genus within the family Crassulaceae — certain stonecrops.
TACITUS, proper noun. A Roman cognomen, notably borne by Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (c.56-117), a historian of ancient Rome and Marcus Claudius Tacitus (c.200-275), a Roman emperor.
TACITUS, proper noun. A lunar impact crater
TACITUS, noun. Roman historian who wrote major works on the history of the Roman Empire (56-120).
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.