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
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
We are in bondage to the law so that we might be free
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
The mind of each man is the man himself
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
To those who are engaged in commercial dealings, justice is indispensable for the conduct of...
Laws are inoperative in war
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect...
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...