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
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in...
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.
The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of...
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
Hatred is settled anger
I never admire another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes...
Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something...
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a...
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence
Be sincere; be brief; be seated.