We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and men are members.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made...
A home without books is a body without soul.
Reason should direct and appetite obey
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
The good of the people is the greatest law.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our...
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
Nature abhors annihilation.
These studies are a spur to the young, a delight to the old; an ornament...
By doubting we come at truth.
Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win, by...
Man is asked to make of himself what he is supposed to become to fulfill...
I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction.