We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
The spirit is the true self. The spirit, the will to win, and the will...
The first law for the historian is that he shall never dare utter an untruth....
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
People do not understand what a great revenue economy is.
What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his...
Superstition is a senseless fear of God
Victory is by nature insolent and haughty.
This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even...
I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes...
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than...
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
There is no fortress so strong that money cannot take it.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
The more laws, the less justice.
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.