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Marcus T. Cicero Quotes

Great Roman Orator, Politician

Hatred is inveterate anger.

Category: Hatred

Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.

Category: Hatred

Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of the labors of past ages, the world must remain always in the infancy of knowledge.

Category: History And Historians

The causes of events are ever more interesting than the events themselves.

Category: History And Historians

There is no place more delightful than one's own fireplace.

Category: Home

Honor is the reward of virtue.

Category: Honor

Since an intelligence common to us all makes things known to us and formulates them in our minds, honorable actions are ascribed by us to virtue, and dishonorable actions to vice; and only a madman would conclude that these judgments are matters of opinion, and not fixed by nature.

Category: Honor

To the sick, while there is life there is hope.

Category: Hope

I am not ashamed to confess I am ignorant of what I do not know.

Category: Ignorance

A community is like the ones who govern it.

Category: Influence

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

Category: Inspiration

The foundation of justice is good faith.

Category: Justice

Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense.

Category: Justice

Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.

Category: Knowledge

The good of the people is the greatest law.

Category: Law And Lawyers