Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for...
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Reason should direct and appetite obey
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
A letter does not blush.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...