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
What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
The law in Athens is true in Rome
Like associates with like.
Nature abhors annihilation.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
By doubting we come at truth.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect...
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
If you real desire is to be good, there is no need to wait for...
Inflation hasn't ruined everything. A dime can still be used as a screwdriver.