Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from the gratification of the senses, a most blessed and heavenly effect, truly, if it eases us of what in youth was the sorest plague of…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
Hatred is settled anger.
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
Laws are inoperative in war
Before beginning, plan carefully.
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Hatred is settled anger
I would not look upon anger as something foreign to me that I have to...
It's a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just...