Cicero

106 - 43 BC

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on intelligence, practice, and skill

Constant practice devoted to one subject often outdoes both intelligence and skill. - Assiduus usus uni rei deditus et ingenium et artem saepe vincit

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on bravery, evil, good, pain, and pleasure

No man can be brave who thinks pain the greatest evil; nor temperate, who considers pleasure the highest good.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on creation, criticism, and faults

I criticize by creation, not by finding fault.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on divinity, inspiration, and soul

There never was a great soul that did not have some divine inspiration.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with all his might.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on truth

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By doubting we come at truth.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on dignity and temper

They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on faith, force, men, necessity, and society

Nothing so cements and holds together all the parts of a society as faith or credit, which can never be kept up unless men are under some force or necessity of honestly paying what they owe to one another.

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on body, books, and soul

A room without books is like a body without a soul.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

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A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on discovery and disease

Physicians, when the cause of disease is discovered, consider that the cure is discovered.

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