Reason and calm judgment: the qualities especially belonging to a leader.
Quote by Publius Cornelius Tacitus
One who is allowed to sin, sins less
It is only necessary to make war with five things: with the maladies of the...
Even the bravest men are frightened by sudden terrors.
Rumor is not always wrong
Be assured those will be thy worst enemies, not to whom thou hast done evil,...
Custom adapts itself to expediency
When men are full of envy, they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad
Love of fame is the last thing even learned men can bear to be parted...
Fear is not in the habit of speaking truth; when perfect sincerity is expected, perfect...
It is easier for a republican form of government to be applauded than realized
There will be vice as long as there are men
More faults are often committed while we are trying to oblige than while we are...
It is easier for a republican form of government to be applauded than realized.
Forbidden things have a secret charm
He had talents equal to business, and aspired no higher
The gods are on the side of the stronger
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, lead to ruin
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear...
O Thou who has given us so much, mercifully grant us one thing more-a grateful...
Plant the seeds of Love in your hearts. Let them grow into trees of Service...