Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for whom death is not only necessary, but frequently even desirable.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
Reason should direct and appetite obey
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
The law is silent during war
Whatever you do, do with all your might
Empire and liberty.
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing...
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing...
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them...