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
Laws are silent in time of war.
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
A letter does not blush.
A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason...
The more laws, the less justice.
The law in Athens is true in Rome
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe,...
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
The law is silent during war
He is no lawyer who cannot take two sides
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed