For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we perform for the sake of our friends
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect...
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
Nature abhors annihilation.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
Hatred is settled anger
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for...
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.