Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he is, the more hated and mistrusted he becomes.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
To live is to think.
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.