351 Total Quotes

Marcus+Tullius Cicero Quotes

Marcus Tullius Cicero
In nothing do men approach so nearly to the Gods, as in giving health to men.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Giving

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Nothing is so unbelievable that oratory cannot make it acceptable.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Persuasion

Marcus Tullius Cicero
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life, and brings us tidings of antiquity.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Guidance

Marcus Tullius Cicero
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Fame

Marcus Tullius Cicero
A home without books is a body without soul.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Body

Marcus Tullius Cicero
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Thoughts And Thinking

Marcus Tullius Cicero
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Desire

Marcus Tullius Cicero
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Confidence

Marcus Tullius Cicero
It was ordained at the beginning of the world that certain signs should prefigure certain events.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Beginning

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Wise men are instructed by reason; men of less understanding, by experience; the most ignorant, by necessity; the beasts, by nature.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Experience

Marcus Tullius Cicero
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Fools And Foolishness

Marcus Tullius Cicero
The foundation of justice is good faith.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Faith #Justice

Marcus Tullius Cicero
In a republic this rule ought to be observed: that the majority should not have the predominant power.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Majority

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Fortune

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many friends.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day

Marcus Tullius Cicero
The mind of each man is the man himself
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Man

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Hatred is settled anger
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Anger

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Ability without honor is useless.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Ability

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Excess

Marcus Tullius Cicero
True nobility is exempt from fear.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Fear

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Reason should direct and appetite obey
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Appetite

Marcus Tullius Cicero
What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who instructs the rising generation?
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Education

Marcus Tullius Cicero
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Fidelity #Faithfulness

Marcus Tullius Cicero
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so I am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Youth #Age And Aging

Marcus Tullius Cicero
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Law

Marcus Tullius Cicero
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
#Children