It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently is nothing short of criminal.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The law is silent during war
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Thrift is of great revenue.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Before beginning, prepare carefully
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most...
Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things
Very little of the great cruelty shown by men can really be attributed to cruel...
A man's real possession is his memory. In nothing else is he rich, in nothing...