Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
The law in Athens is true in Rome
Ability without honor is useless.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
To live is to think.
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
The cultivation of the mind is a kind of food supplied for the soul of...
Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.
In the indifferent eyes of nature only the fit survive. On the other hand, God...
When I read great literature, great drama, speeches, or sermons, I feel that the human...