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
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
Ability without honor is useless.
But the effort, the effort! And as the marrow is eaten out of a man's...
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without...
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.