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
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
The mind of each man is the man himself
More law, less justice.
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
In time of war the laws are silent.
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most...
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...