// by Marcus Tullius Cicero | Philosophy Department at St. Anselm College //

There is nothing so absurd but some philosopher has said it.

Wise men are instructed by reason; men of less understanding, by experience; the most ignorant, by necessity; the beasts, by nature.

By doubting we come at truth.

To be ignorant of what happened before you were born is to be ever a child. For what is man's lifetime unless the memory of past events is woven with those of earlier times