Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
To live is to think.
Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
Laws are inoperative in war
In so far as the mind is stronger than the body, so are the ills...
Honor is the reward of virtue.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...