No man underestimates the wrongs he suffers; many take them more seriously than is right.
Quote by Sallust
By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
In my opinion, he only may be truly said to live and enjoy his being...
Everything that rises sets, and everything that grows, grows old.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
Most honorable are services rendered to the State; even if they do not go beyond...
Fame is the shadow of passion standing in the light
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means.
The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; intellectual superiority is...
He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.
The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious...
They envy the distinction I have won; let them therefore, envy my toils, my honesty,...
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay.
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
Few men desire liberty; most men wish only for a just master.
The golden age is before us, not behind us.
Do as much as possible, and talk of yourself as little as possible.
The firmest friendship is based on an identity of likes and dislikes.
We employ the mind to rule, the body to serve.
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and...
Every bad precedent originated as a justifiable measure.