In so far as the mind is stronger than the body, so are the ills contracted by the mind more severe than those contracted by the body.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes...
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...