Top 90 Marcus Tullius Cicero Quotes

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Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.

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While there’s life, there’s hope.

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A man’s own manner and character is what most becomes him.

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Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.

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We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and men are members.

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So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.

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More law, less justice.

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I never admire another’s fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.

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To some extent I liken slavery to death.

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Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.

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Thrift is of great revenue.

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A room without books is like a body without a soul.

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Every man’s reputation proceeds from those of his own household.

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To live is to think.

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A friend is, as it were, a second self.

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The sinews of war are infinite money.

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The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.

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Peace is liberty in tranquillity.

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Of all nature’s gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than his children?

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True nobility is exempt from fear.

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Empire and liberty.

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The good of the people is the greatest law.

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It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.

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No obligation to do the impossible is binding.

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According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become richer through damages and injuries suffered by another.

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A home without books is a body without soul.

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The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.

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Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.

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Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.

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A letter does not blush.

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The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.

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Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.

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In doubtful cases the more liberal interpretation must always be preferred.

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You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long.

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The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no practical results to follow.

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What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with all his might.

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I criticize by creation – not by finding fault.

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Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain.

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That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.

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The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.

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There is nothing so absurd that some philosopher has not already said it.

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Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.

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All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe, it will without doubt be brief.

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A man of courage is also full of faith.

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In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.

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In everything, satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.

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Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.

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It is the nature of every person to error, but only the fool perseveres in error.

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Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?

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Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many friends.

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Nothing stands out so conspicuously, or remains so firmly fixed in the memory, as something which you have blundered.

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I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.

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In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.

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Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.

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The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of us are servants of the law, that we all may be free.

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It shows nobility to be willing to increase your debt to a man to whom you already owe much.

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The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly, our own criminality that we have to contend.

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Glory follows virtue as if it were its shadow.

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Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.

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Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey’s end.

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We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect the needful duties of active life; for it is only action that gives a true value and commendation to virtue.

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What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.

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Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.

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Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.

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Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.

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Freedom is a man’s natural power of doing what he pleases, so far as he is not prevented by force or law.

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The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.

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In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy.

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Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.

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Honor is the reward of virtue.

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When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.

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In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.

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The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me than this short present time, which nevertheless seems endless.

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To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full force and meaning.

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Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.

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Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.

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Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.

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Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.

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If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.

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True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.

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What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his children?

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Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.

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What is thine is mine, and all mine is thine.

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The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.

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When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.

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Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.

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Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he is, the more hated and mistrusted he becomes.

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O wretched man, wretched not just because of what you are, but also because you do not know how wretched you are!

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This is the truth: as from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even so from the Creator an infinity of beings have life and to him return again.

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It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.

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