As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery of old age; first it withdraws us from active accomplishments; second, it renders the body less powerful; third, it deprives us of almost all forms…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
More law, less justice.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Before beginning, prepare carefully
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The good of the people is the greatest law.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands...