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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

A friend is, as it were, a second self.




Translation

Translation

(French, German, Latin)



French
Un véritable ami est comme un autre soi-même.

German
Ein wahrer Freund ist gleichsam ein zweites Selbst.

Latin
Verus amicus est tamquam alter idem.




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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.
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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.
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Quotes for: oneself


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Quotes about oneself:


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To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
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It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
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If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
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