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
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no...
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with deeper fangs than freedom never endangered
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
The good of the people is the greatest law.
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
Honor is the reward of virtue.