The first point of wisdom is to discern that which is false; the second, to know that which is true.
The poets, therefore, however much they adorned the gods in their poems, and amplified their exploits with the highest praises,… (read more)
The prophets, who were very many, proclaim and declare the one God; for, being filled with the inspiration of the… (read more)
Therefore God is one, if that which admits of so great power can be nothing else: and yet those who… (read more)
Therefore let men withdraw themselves from errors; and laying aside corrupt superstitions, let them acknowledge their Father and Lord, whose… (read more)
Therefore, if the gods are immortal and eternal, what need is there of the other sex, when they themselves do… (read more)
When their city was occupied by the Gauls, and the Romans, who were besieged in the Capitol, had made military… (read more)
Where fear is present, wisdom cannot be.