The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
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Ability without honor is useless.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
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A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
The sinews of war are infinite money.
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
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History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to...
Intense feeling too often obscures the truth.
One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.