Marcus Tullius Cicero


Born
in Arpinum, Italy
January 08, 0106

Died
December 17, 0043

Genre

Influences


Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman philosopher, statesman, lawyer, political theorist, and Roman constitutionalist. Cicero is widely considered one of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists.

Average rating: 3.94 · 17,720 ratings · 919 reviews · 2,207 distinct worksSimilar authors
Selected Works

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2,846 ratings — published -43 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Selected Political Speeches

by
4.03 avg rating — 1,451 ratings — published -84 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
On the Republic/On the Laws

by
3.87 avg rating — 1,800 ratings — published -51 — 38 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
On the Good Life

by
3.99 avg rating — 1,589 ratings — published -46 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
On Duties

by
3.96 avg rating — 1,622 ratings — published -44 — 172 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Nature of the Gods

by
3.87 avg rating — 734 ratings — published -44 — 34 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Selected Letters

by
3.96 avg rating — 513 ratings — published 1925 — 45 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rhetorica ad Herennium

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 423 ratings — published -50 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
On Old Age, On Friendship &...

by
4.09 avg rating — 395 ratings — published 1923 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
On the Nature of the Gods. ...

by
4.14 avg rating — 330 ratings — published 1933
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Marcus Tullius Cicero…
Tusculanes, tome 2, livres ...
(2 books)
by
3.67 avg rating — 9 ratings

Discursos I Discursos III
(2 books)
by
liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

“If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.”
Cicero

“Six mistakes mankind keeps making century after century:
Believing that personal gain is made by crushing others;
Worrying about things that cannot be changed or corrected;
Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it;
Refusing to set aside trivial preferences;
Neglecting development and refinement of the mind;
Attempting to compel others to believe and live as we do.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero