If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if you pursue evil with pleasure, the pleasure passes away and the evil remains.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The more laws, the less justice.
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...