No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Reason should direct and appetite obey
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
Before beginning, plan carefully.
Laws are silent in time of war.
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of...
We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.