A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on books, contempt, desires, glory, inspiration, motivation, names, and praise
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is the more he is inspired by glory. The very philosophers themselves, even in those books which they write in contempt of glory, inscribe their names.
Source: Tusculanes Disputationes, 44 B.C.
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