Delay and procrastination is hateful. - Tarditas et procrastinatio odiosa est
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
An excellent protector of sheep, the wolf! - O praeclarum custodem ovium lupum!
Let the punishment match the offense.
Let reason govern desire.
When they remain silent, they cry out. - Cum tacent clamant (In Catilinam I)
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.
Source: De Re Publica, 51 B.C.
The safety of the people is the supreme law. - Salus populi suprema lex
In everything, satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.
It is a shameful thing to be weary of inquiry when what we search for is excellent.
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect the needful duties of active life; for it is only action that gives a true value and commendation to virtue.
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