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Quote Left Like Cato, give his little senate laws, and sit attentive to his own applause. Quote Right
Quote Left Those who steal from private individuals spend their lives in stocks and chains those who steal from the public treasure go dressed in gold and purple. Quote Right
Quote Left 'If the victor had the gods on his side, the vanquished had Cato.' Quote Right
Quote Left Tis sometimes the height of wisdom to feign stupidity. Quote Right
Quote Left Rem tene, verba sequntur
(Keep to the subject, and the words will follow)
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Quote Left After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left Carthago delenda est. (Carthage must be destroyed.) Quote Right
Quote Left From lightest words sometimes the direst quarrel springs. Quote Right
Quote Left Grasp the subject, the words will follow. Quote Right
Quote Left Anger so clouds the mind, that it cannot perceive the truth. Quote Right
Quote Left Even though work stops, expenses run on. Quote Right
Quote Left East of my bean-field, across the road, lived Cato Ingraham, slave of Duncan Ingraham, Esquire, gentleman, of Concord village, who built his s... Quote Right
Quote Left An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes. Quote Right
Quote Left We cannot control the evil tongues of others but a good life enables us to disregard them. Quote Right
Quote Left Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise. Quote Right
Quote Left Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses. Quote Right
Quote Left I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue, than why I have one. Quote Right
Quote Left Speech is the gift of all, but the thought of few. Quote Right
Quote Left We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them. Quote Right
Quote Left 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. Quote Right
Quote Left It is a difficult matter to argue with the belly since it has no ears. Quote Right
Quote Left It is thus with farming, if you do one thing late, you will be late in all your work. Quote Right
Quote Left The best way to keep good acts in memory is to refresh them with new. Quote Right
Quote Left I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue than why I have one. Quote Right
Quote Left Lighter is the wound foreseen. Quote Right
Quote Left An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking. Quote Right
Quote Left What should a wise person do when given a blow? Same as Cato when he was attacked; not fire up or revenge the insult., or even return the blow, but simply ignore it. Quote Right
Quote Left If you are ruled by mind you are a king; if by body, a slave. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Cato

Quote Left The Christian is in foreign territory, on a planet that has the usurper, the duplicator, Satan, as reigning monarch and the people are his subjects. Quote Right
Quote Left Remember, you grant power to educators, pastors, elected officials who lead many astray. As such, you have the power to to remove the grant. Quote Right
Quote Left The eyes display the power of silence and magic of expression.... honest communicators!! Quote Right
Quote Left Fornicators and adulterers are the same. Simply masses of monsters who have stolen human flesh and barracaded themselves to blend in with real people. Quote Right
Quote Left Conversation is an indicator , and the words are the depth in which you can reach . So wasted meaningless conversation is a dead-end , lack of articulation which doesn't change yo situation . To be specific yo level in life you wish to reach . So speak in reflection with words to reflect the image you want . Quote Right
Quote Left "If how you love your mother is an indicator of how you love, I won't make a good wife. I will be very distant and I won't know how to connect emotionally. However, If how you love the piano is an indicator of how you will love I will be the most beautiful, passionate soulful lover on this planet." -Lyon Brave Quote Right
Quote Left Anger is not a good communicator. Be mindful that words spoken have the power to destroy all that is sacred to you. Once spoken, they can never be unspoken. Quote Right
Quote Left Ambition is an indicator of something , but none means nothing is there . Quote Right
Quote Left Understanding physics and personality are alike in that applicators of the science need to understand how temporary and limited truth can ever be. Quote Right

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