Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say...
Hatred is settled anger.
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
Laws are silent in time of war.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
The more laws, the less justice.
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who...
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent.
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
The foundation of justice is good faith.
Faith is the daring of the soul to go farther than it can see
Faith is an invincible, impeccable, invisible, invigorating and intelligible trust that does not rust with...
To sin is a human business, to justify sins is a devilish business.