When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer which takes bread from innocent mouths and deprives honorable men of their substance, for votes with which to perpetuate itself
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
While there's life, there's hope.
I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and...
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
Honor is the reward of virtue.
Hatred is inveterate anger.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with...
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become...
Crimes are not to be measured by the issue of events, but by the bad...
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other...
If I err in belief that the souls of men are immortal, I gladly err,...
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the...