Custom adapts itself to expediency.
Greater things are believed of those who are absent.
All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome.
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to ruin.
When the state is most corrupt, then the laws are most multiplied.
A bad peace is even worse than war.
A desire to resist oppression is implanted in the nature of man.
A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few individuals, with the blessing of more, and amid the… (read more)