In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
To those who are engaged in commercial dealings, justice is indispensable for the conduct of...
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
Honor is the reward of virtue.
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with deeper fangs than freedom never endangered
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Empire and liberty.
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.