Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
A man of courage is also full of faith.
We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
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If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if...
Ability without honor is useless.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
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A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.