Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
To live is to think.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
The more laws, the less justice.
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most...
That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
Empire and liberty.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
Intellectual honesty is the quality that the public in free countries always has expected of...
God cannot alter the past, though historians can.
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
My choice early in life was either to be a piano-player in a whorehouse or...