Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
A home without books is a body without soul.
Whatever you do, do with all your might
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Reason should direct and appetite obey
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with deeper fangs than freedom never endangered
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
We shall fight for a universal dominion of right by such a concert of free...