So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
The law is silent during war
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Honor is the reward of virtue.
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
The ignorance of the world leaves one at the mercy of its malice
The whole family of pride and ignorance are incestuous, and mutually beget each other
The bad workman blames his tools