comic dramatist of ancient Rome (253?-184 BC)
a genus of Alcidae
- "Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired" (Plautus).
- Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired"(Plautus).
- Plays by Plautus and Terence are available for the student who wishes to sample their quality.
- As adapted by the Romans Plautus and Terence, his plays influenced the later development of Renaissance comedy.
- Was the premiere of The Comedy of Errors interrupted by a cry of: “Oh, come off it, Will, this is just reheated Plautus”?
- “Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired” （Plautus）。