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So far Cicero has created 3 blog entries.

Treason from Within

By |2016-11-26T09:52:04-05:00July 29th, 2015|Categories: Cicero, Classics, Quotation|

Cicero A nation can survive its fools and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and he carries his banners openly against the city. But the traitor moves among those within the gates freely, his sly whispers [...]

Cicero on Customs and the Republic

By |2017-12-29T01:06:06-05:00March 3rd, 2011|Categories: Cicero, Classics, Quotation|

  Cicero Long before our own time, the customs of our ancestors moulded admirable men, and in turn these eminent men upheld the ways and institutions of their forebears. Our age, however, inherited the Republic like some beautiful painting of bygone days, its colors already fading through great age; and not only [...]