Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he is not prevented by force or law.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
A man of courage is also full of faith.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and...
The sinews of war are infinite money.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
More law, less justice.