Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
More law, less justice.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second...