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
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
But the effort, the effort! And as the marrow is eaten out of a man's...
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if...
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.