The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of us are servants of the law, that we all may be free.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to...
No sane man will dance.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
The spirit is the true self. The spirit, the will to win, and the will...
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.