Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The foundation of justice is good faith.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
Laws are silent in time of war.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
To live is to think.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
Hatred is settled anger.
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...