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Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Biography - Marcus Tullius Cicero:

Roman politician and lawyer.
Born: -106 - Died: -43
Period:
1st century BC
2nd century BC
Place of birth: Italy
Italy

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In time of war the laws are silent.
Marcus Tullius Cicero




Translation  

Translation

(Latin, French, German)


Latin
Inter arma enim silent leges.”

French
En temps de guerre la loi se tait.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

German
Unter den Waffen schweigen die Gesetze. ”
Marcus Tullius Cicero




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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
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Time is a great master; it regulates things well.”
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Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.”
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What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.”
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It takes a long time to become young.”
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Silence is often the truest wisdom.”
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Silence is the sanctuary of prudence.”
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If you have words stronger than silence, speak. If you do not have them, then remain silent.”
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Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.”
Francis Bacon
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It is a brief refusal when the wise man meets a request with silence.”
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What can be said at all can be said clearly, and what we cannot talk about we must pass over in silence.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-philosophicus
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There are two ways of contesting, the one by the law, the other by force; the first method is proper to men, the second to beasts.”
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Act only according to that maxim whereby you can, at the same time, will that it should become a universal law.”
Immanuel Kant - Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals
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People must help one another it is nature's law.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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Article IV – Liberty consists of doing anything which does not harm others: thus, the exercise of the natural rights of each man has only those borders which assure other members of the society the enjoyment of these same rights. These borders can be determined only by the law.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
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Article V – The law has the right to forbid only actions harmful to society. Anything which is not forbidden by the law cannot be impeded, and no one can be constrained to do what it does not order.”
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Article VI – The law is the expression of the general will. All the citizens have the right of contributing personally or through their representatives to its formation. It must be the same for all, either that it protects, or that it punishes. All the citizens, being equal in its eyes, are equally admissible to all public dignities, places and employments, according to their capacity and without distinction other than that of their virtues and of their talents.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
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Justice seeks no reward.”
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Any man can make mistakes.”
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The art of living well, is of all the arts the greatest.”
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If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.”
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A friend is, as it were, a second self.”
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The beginnings of all things are small.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero - De finibus bonorum et malorum
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