Cicero

106 - 43 BC

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on tranquility

The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

As if a second self. - Tamquam alter idem

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age, body, sensuality, and youth

A youth of sensuality and intemperance delivers over to old age a worn-out body.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

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

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

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.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

He used to raise a storm in a teapot.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

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.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

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.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on trouble

in

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

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content