In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The foundation of justice is good faith.
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if...
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
To those who are engaged in commercial dealings, justice is indispensable for the conduct of...
Nature abhors annihilation.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.