Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
For the mere act of thinking a course expedient, when it is morally wrong, is...
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes...
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
Laws are inoperative in war
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to...
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Hatred is settled anger
Anger is like drinking poison & expecting the other person to die.
Anger may be foolish and obsurd, and one may be irritated when in the wrong;...