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
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
The more laws, the less justice.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
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...
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.