There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong that money cannot take it by storm.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for...
Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...