The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The law is silent during war
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most...
Laws are silent in time of war.
What is permissible is not always honorable.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
The good of the people is the greatest law.
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have...
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second...
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...
Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plain. She...