An agreement of rash men (a conspiracy). - Consensus audacium
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
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?
He was stirring up billows in a ladle. - Excitabat fluctus in simpulo
They condemn what they do not understand.
He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes do nothing.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
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.
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