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Top 11 Quotes from Marcus Tullius Cicero





1. “If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.”
Cicero 


2.  “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.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 



3.  “If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 



4.  “The life given us, by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 


5.  “The life of the dead is set in the memory of the living.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero



6.  “To study philosophy is nothing but to prepare one’s self to die.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 


7.  “A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.”
Cicero 



8.  “It is foolish to tear one’s hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 


9.  “The man who backbites an absent friend, nay, who does not stand up for him when another blames him, the man who angles for bursts of laughter and for the repute of a wit, who can invent what he never saw, who cannot keep a secret -- that man is black at heart: mark and avoid him.”
Cicero 


10.  “Knowledge which is divorced from justice may be called cunning rather than wisdom.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero 


11. “Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Top 11 Quotes from Marcus Tullius Cicero Top 11 Quotes from Marcus Tullius Cicero Reviewed by BIg perspectives on October 28, 2018 Rating: 5

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