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
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
The law in Athens is true in Rome
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
Laws are inoperative in war
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
In time of war the laws are silent.
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...