Cicero

106 - 43 BC

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age, prudence, and youth

Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age, life, and play

Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on age, authority, value, and youth

Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Source: Paradoxa Stoicorum.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on home

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What is more agreeable than one's home?

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on experience, instinct, necessity, reason, and stupidity

The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on knowledge

I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

No one is so old as to think he cannot live one more year.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Source: De Senectute, ch. 7, sct. 24, 44 B.C.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on glory, love, and spirit

The noblest spirit is most strongly attracted by the love of glory.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on weakness

Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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