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
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
Empire and liberty.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
In time of war the laws are silent.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason...
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
People do not understand what a great revenue economy is.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
The good of the people is the greatest law.