I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue, than education without natural ability.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
More law, less justice.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of...
No sane man will dance.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
There's nothing good about goodnight when it means goodbye.
Mad is the man who is forever gritting his teeth against that granite block, complete...
There is such a thing as perfection...and our purpose for living is to find that...