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
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
A letter does not blush.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
To live is to think.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
Hatred is settled anger.
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
Men do not realize how great a revenue economy is
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.