Avarice, 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?
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
He was stirring up billows in a ladle. - Excitabat fluctus in simpulo
Ability without honor is useless.
Said of the Catilinarian conspirators: They have lived (They are dead) - Vixerunt
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
Thrift is of great revenue.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
Often it is not even advantageous to know what will be. - Saepe ne utile quidem est scire quid futurum sit
If the truth were self-evident, eloquence would be unnecessary.
For whose benefit is it? - Cui bono?
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