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
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
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Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
It shows nobility to be willing to increase your debt to a man to whom...
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
Like associates with like.
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
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Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...