These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament in prosperity, a consoling refuge in adversity; they are pleasure for us at home, and no burden abroad; they stay up with us at night,…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
More law, less justice.
Philosophy, rightly defined, is simply the love of wisdom.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
The mind of each man is the man himself
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.