The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no practical results to follow.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing.
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
To some extent I liken slavery to death.