The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly, our own criminality that we have to contend
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
What is permissible is not always honorable.
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of...
In time of war the laws are silent.
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
To those who are engaged in commercial dealings, justice is indispensable for the conduct of...
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
Empire and liberty.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
A man of courage is also full of faith.
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.