Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than his children?
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
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I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
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While there's life, there's hope.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
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