The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Hatred is inveterate anger.
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him,...
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands...
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
A letter does not blush.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...