After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.Cato the Elder
An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking.Cato the Elder
Anger so clouds the mind, that it cannot perceive the truth.Cato the Elder
Even though work stops, expenses run on.Cato the Elder
From lightest words sometimes the direst quarrel springs.Cato the Elder
Grasp the subject, the words will follow.Cato the Elder
I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right.Cato the Elder
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue, than why I have one.Cato the Elder
Lighter is the wound foreseen.Cato the Elder
Patience is the greatest of all virtues.Cato the Elder
Tis sometimes the height of wisdom to feign stupidity.Cato the Elder
We cannot control the evil tongues of others but a good life enables us to disregard them.Cato the Elder
We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.Cato the Elder
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.Cato the Elder
The spiritual meaning of love is measured by what it can do. Love is meant to heal. Love is meant to renew. Love is meant to bring us closer to God.
A funny thing is if you're out hiking and your friend gets bit by a poisonous snake, tell him you're going for help, then go about ten feet and pretend YOU got bit by a snake. Then start an argument about who's going to get help. A lot of guys will start crying. That's why it makes you feel good when you tell them it was just a joke.
The preservation of the sacred fire of liberty and the destiny of the republican model of government are justly considered... deeply, ...finally, staked on the experiment entrusted to the hands of the American people.