A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
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Brevity is a great charm of eloquence
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
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It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to...
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
There is no fortress so strong that money cannot take it.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.
Hatred is settled anger
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Like associates with like.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
The good of the people is the greatest law.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.