Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
Ability without honor is useless.
Hatred is settled anger
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
But the effort, the effort! And as the marrow is eaten out of a man's...
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
To live is to think.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Reason should direct and appetite obey
In time of war the laws are silent.
The sinews of war are infinite money.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...