Quotes and Sayings by Cicero

This is a page that list some famous Cicero Quotes, ie Quotes, Saying, Proverbs and wisdom quotation by Marcus Tullius Cicero.

A saying on advice by Cicero, “Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.”

“No one was ever great without some portion of divine inspiration”

A Friendship Quote by cicero, “A friend is, as it were, a second self.”

“Hatred is settled anger”

On Books, “A home without books is a body without soul. ”

“Old age: the crown of life, our play’s last act.”

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

“If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.”

A Life Quote by Cicero, “A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.”

A Freedom Quote by Cicero, “Freedom is a possession of inestimable value. ”

This is a saying on habits, “Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain. ”

“Whatever you do, do with all your might”

I find this Cicero Quote very Motivating, “If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.”

Cicero on philosophy “There is nothing so absurd as not to have been said by a philosopher.”

“Next to God we are nothing. To God we are Everything.”

“Time is the herald of truth.”

“To live is to think.”

“I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.”

“When you have no basis for argument, abuse the plaintiff.”

One thought on “Quotes and Sayings by Cicero

  1. Hi Penelope:
    I was searching for the author on the quote: “A friend is, as it were, a second self” and it lead me here.

    So, now I know the quote belongs to Cicero.

    Thanks for the info!

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