To some extent I liken slavery to death.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
What is permissible is not always honorable.
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
Hatred is settled anger.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the...
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those...
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what...
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery...
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
Honor is the reward of virtue.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...