Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
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That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
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Hatred is settled anger.
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
The more laws, the less justice.
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I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know
The foundation of justice is good faith.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.