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
The law in Athens is true in Rome
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
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When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
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Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
A home without books is a body without soul.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of...
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.