Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
The law in Athens is true in Rome
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.