Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Cicero
Marcus Cicero
Cicero.
BornJanuary 3, 106 B.C.
Arpinum, Latium
Died43
Formiae
Roman statesman and writer. Best known for his ability as a public speaker. Elected Consul of Rome in 63 BC.

The repository contains six quotes from Cicero.

Freedom

Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with keener fangs than freedom never endangered.

Food and Drink

Eat to live, don’t live to eat.

AdversitySuccess and Failure

To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.

Ambition

If you aspire to the highest place it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third.

AdversityHonesty

No one deserves praise for being honest when no one tries to corrupt.

Miscellaneous

Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book.