Cicero Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old cicero quotes, cicero sayings, and cicero proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.     

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The foundation of justice is good faith.      

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Art is born of the observation and investigation of nature.     

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

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

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Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks on great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.     

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Exercise and temperance can preserve something of our early strength even in old age.     

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Exercise and temperance can preserve something of our early strength even in old age.     

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The way to avoid the imputation of impudence is not to be ashamed of what we do, but never to do what we ought to be ashamed of.     

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As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.     

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It is exercise alone that supports the spirits, and keeps the mind in vigor     

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It is a shameful thing to be weary of inquiry when what we search for is excellent.     

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Honor is the reward of virtue.     

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We were born to unite with our fellow men, and to join in community with the human race.     

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Let your desires be ruled by reason.     

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No wise man ever thought that a traitor should be trusted.     

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Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.     

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It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.     

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Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.     

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A friend is, as it were, a second self.     

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It is a true saying that One falsehood leads easily to another.     

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Hunger is the best seasoning for meat.     

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

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Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.     

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A grateful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.     

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Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.     

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Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.     

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Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.     

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The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.     

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I am never less alone than when alone.     

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