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
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...
Whatever you do, do with all your might
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.
We are in bondage to the law so that we might be free
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
Laws are silent in time of war.
Ability without honor is useless.
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Hatred is settled anger.
Before beginning, prepare carefully
The law is silent during war
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.