Marcus Tullius Cicero
What one has, one ought to use: and whatever he does he should do with all his might.
It shows nobility to be willing to increase your debt to a man to whom you already owe much.
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
No poet or orator has ever existed who believed there was any better than himself.
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.
You will be as much value to others as you have been to yourself.
For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we perform for the sake of our friends.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
What is thine is mine, and all mine is thine.
Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe, it will without doubt be brief.