Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad intentions of men.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Self Righteous Quotes
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
Reason should direct and appetite obey
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
The mind of each man is the man himself
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
A man of courage is also full of faith.
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
Ability without honor is useless.
These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament...
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Before beginning, prepare carefully
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for...
A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.