Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
Before beginning, plan carefully.
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Freedom is a man's natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he...
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...
We are in bondage to the law so that we might be free
No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes...
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.