Endless money forms the sinews of war.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands...
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old...
Honor is the reward of virtue.