The best interpreter of the law is custom.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
To live is to think.
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Thrift is of great revenue.
In time of war the laws are silent.
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...