No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Laws are inoperative in war
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
The more laws, the less justice.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
Whatever you do, do with all your might
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
Only in America do these peasants, our mothers, get their hair dyed platinum at the...