True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament...
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration.
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
Whatever you do, do with all your might
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
The law in Athens is true in Rome
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved.
The more laws, the less justice.
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you...
The sinews of war are infinite money.