The best interpreter of the law is custom.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The sinews of war are infinite money.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes...
A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
The spirit is the true self. The spirit, the will to win, and the will...
A home without books is a body without soul.
Ability without honor is useless.
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
Truth may sometimes hurt but delusion harms.