An unjust peace is better than a just war.
The national budget must be balanced. The public debt must be reduced; the arrogance of the authorities must be moderated and controlled. Payments to foreign governments must be reduced, if the nation doesn’t want to go bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance. — 55 BC
Men decide far more problems by hate, love, lust, rage, sorrow, joy, hope, fear, illusion, or some other inward emotion, than by reality, authority, any legal standard, judicial precedent, or statute.
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
It is a true saying that “One falsehood leads easily to another”.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Peace is liberty in tranquillity.