What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his children?
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he...
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Honor is the reward of virtue.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many...
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and...
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but...
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and...
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...