The best interpreter of the law is custom.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most...
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our...
Laws are inoperative in war
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly,...
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
More law, less justice.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...