The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Teachers And Teaching Quotes
Hatred is inveterate anger.
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without...
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament...
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...
Nature abhors annihilation.