Best Quotes by Marcus Tullius Cicero (Top 10)

  1. A home without books is a body without soul.
  2. If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
  3. Six mistakes mankind keeps making century after century: Believing that personal gain is made by crushing others; Worrying about things that cannot be changed or corrected; Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it; Refusing to set aside trivial preferences; Neglecting development and refinement of the mind; Attempting to compel others to believe and live as we do.
  4. Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book.
  5. Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
  6. If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
  7. Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
  8. The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
  9. Politicians are not born; they are excreted.
  10. The life given us, by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal.

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