If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err, nor do I wish this error which gives me pleasure to be wrested from me while I live.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
Reason should direct and appetite obey
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say...
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament...
Honor is the reward of virtue.
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
Hatred is settled anger.