Cicero

106 - 43 BC

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on advice, age, foolishness, and journeys

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.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age, certainty, life, and limits

Every stage of human life, except the last, is marked out by certain and defined limits; old age alone has no precise and determinate boundary.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age and foolishness

The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the foolish.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Thrift is of great revenue.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on men, nature, and time

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

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Often it is not even advantageous to know what will be. - Saepe ne utile quidem est scire quid futurum sit

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on truth

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If the truth were self-evident, eloquence would be unnecessary.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

For whose benefit is it? - Cui bono?

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on intention

There is wickedness in the intention of wickedness, even though it be not perpetrated in the act.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on trouble

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Nothing troubles you for which you do not yearn.

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