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
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
The spirit is the true self. The spirit, the will to win, and the will...
Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he...
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Laws are silent in time of war.
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Reason should direct and appetite obey
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
Whatever you do, do with all your might.