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
The sinews of war are infinite money.
No sane man will dance.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not...
Thrift is of great revenue.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
It shows nobility to be willing to increase your debt to a man to whom...
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
No artist is ahead of his time. He 'is' his time; it is just that...
We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they're called memories. Some take...