A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
Hatred is settled anger.
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing.
If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if...
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.