Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
It is all very well to be able to write books, but can you waggle...
Learning hath gained most by those books by which printers have lost.