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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

Quote

A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Marcus Tullius Cicero




Translation  

Translation

(French, German, Latin)


French
Un véritable ami est comme un autre soi-même.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

German
Ein wahrer Freund ist gleichsam ein zweites Selbst.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Latin
Verus amicus est tamquam alter idem.”




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Quotes about friendship:


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It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.”
Epicurus
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.”
Baltasar Gracian
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Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.”
Aristotle
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It is the fool's misfortune to fail in obtaining the position, the employment, the neighbourhood, and the circle of friends that suit him.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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Quotes about oneself:


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Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”
Leo Tolstoy
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If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.”
Katherine Mansfield
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It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims
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Marcus Tullius Cicero also said...


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Justice seeks no reward.”
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Any man can make mistakes.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.”
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In time of war the laws are silent.”
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The beginnings of all things are small.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero - De finibus bonorum et malorum
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Peace is liberty in tranquillity.”
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