The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters, they might write all the books...
I see, lady, the gentleman is not in your books.