As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated, and vanishes and threats of…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
The sinews of war are infinite money.
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without...
Whatever you do, do with all your might
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
People do not understand what a great revenue economy is.
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
One compensation of old age is that it excuses you from picnics.
With Nature never do they wage A foolish strife; they see A happy youth, and...
Everything I buy is vintage and smells funny. Maybe that's why I don't have a...