To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.
If I err in my belief that the souls of men are immortal, I err...
An unjust peace is better than a just war.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing...
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
A letter does not blush.
A man of courage is also full of faith.
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of...
A home without books is a body without soul.
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
Honor is the reward of virtue.
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for...
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.