Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more deceptive than the whole electoral system.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
People do not understand what a great revenue economy is.
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Ignorance of the law excuses no man; not that all men know the law, but...