Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
Hatred is settled anger.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
The law is silent during war
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...