Superstition is a senseless fear of God
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
A home without books is a body without soul.
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
Only where we ourselves are responsible for our own interests and are free to sacrifice...
While there is a lower class I am in it; while there is a criminal...