The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those who confer, not of those who receive the trust.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
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No one can give you better advice than yourself.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
The welfare of the people is the ultimate law
Like associates with like.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...