Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad intentions of men
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
Before beginning, plan carefully.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
Before beginning, prepare carefully
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
Since they hated knowledge and did not choose to fear the Lord, since they would...
I always advise people never to give advice.