Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those circumstances by which nature forms our habits, by which we are nurtured and live.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing...
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
A man of courage is also full of faith.
Hatred is settled anger.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with deeper fangs than freedom never endangered
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.