Reason should direct and appetite obey
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Laws are inoperative in war
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
Whatever advice you give, be short.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.