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
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise...
The false is nothing but an imitation of the true.
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently...
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
Whatever you do, do with all your might
Thrift is of great revenue.
To live is to think.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a...
It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Like associates with like.
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
While there's life, there's hope.
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to...
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full...
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.