Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him,...
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.