It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
More law, less justice.
Hatred is settled anger
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
Whatever you do, do with all your might
Hatred is settled anger.
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
The more laws, the less justice.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing...
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
Your friendship is a glowing ember Through the year; and each December From its warm...