Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
The sinews of war are infinite money.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second...
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
More law, less justice.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...