Cicero

106 - 43 BC

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on laws and slavery

We are slaves of the law so that we may be able to be free. - Legum servi sumus ut liberi esse possimus

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on foolishness, grief, and sorrow

It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

As you sow so will you reap. - Ut sementem feceris ita metes

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

He used to raise a storm in a teapot.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on force, humanity, listening, and respect

If we are forced, at every hour, to watch or listen to horrible events, this constant stream of ghastly impressions will deprive even the most delicate among us of all respect for humanity.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on justice, speech, and women

For just as some women are said to be handsome though without adornment, so this subtle manner of speech, though lacking in artificial graces, delights us.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on trouble

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A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on parenthood

The fatherland is the common parent of us all. - Patria est communis omnium parens

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on ugliness

How like us is that very ugly beast, the monkey. .- Simia quam similis, turpissimus bestia, nobis!

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on popularity

The popular breeze - Aura popularis

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