To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full force and meaning.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
More law, less justice.
Empire and liberty.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
The precepts of the law are these: to live honestly, to injure no one, and...
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Any man is liable to err, only a fool persists in error.
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands...
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...