When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes
The good of the people is the greatest law.
Hatred is inveterate anger.
A man's own manner and character is what most becomes him.
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we...
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
When a government becomes powerful it is destructive, extravagant and violent; it is an usurer...
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of...
By doubting we come at truth.
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and...
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
Law is intelligence, whose natural function it is to command right conduct and forbid wrongdoing
State intelligence, like military intelligence and woman friend, is a contradiction in terms.
As soils are depleted, human health, vitality and intelligence go with them.