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
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say...
If it is true that the basic quest of man is freedom, the question we...
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.