Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions
I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
Laws are inoperative in war
That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of...
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
Hatred is settled anger
When angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, an hundred.
Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind....