Who is Marcus Tullius Cicero?

  • (noun): A Roman statesman and orator remembered for his mastery of Latin prose (106-43 BC).
    Synonyms: Cicero, Tully

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Political Career Of Marcus Tullius Cicero
... The Political career of Marcus Tullius Cicero began in 75 BC when Marcus Tullius Cicero was elected to political office, and ended in 43 BC, when he was assassinated upon ... Cicero, a Roman statesman, lawyer, political theorist, philosopher, and Roman constitutionalist, reached the height of Roman power, the Consulship ... A contemporary of Julius Caesar, Cicero is widely considered one of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists ...
Titus Pullo (Rome Character) - Character History
... of the Junii, his lover and the mother of Marcus Junius Brutus ... Pullo kills Marcus Tullius Cicero himself ... The two men have a strangely civil and amiable conversation before Cicero allows Pullo to kill him ...
Tullius
... Tullius was a Roman nomen ... Tully, especially as another name for Cicero, is an anglicized form now considered antiquated ... nomen are related by blood Cicero himself did not believe that he was descended from Servius Tullius, though at one point he referred to their ...
Pro Tullio
... Pro Tullio (Latin for "On behalf of Tullius") is a partially preserved speech delivered by the Roman orator Cicero in 72 or 71 BC ... The speech was made on behalf of Cicero's client, Marcus Tullius, who claimed legal damages from his neighbor, Publius Fabius, on the basis that Fabius had murdered several of Tullius ...
Quintus Tullius Cicero
... Quintus Tullius Cicero (102 BC – 43 BC) was the younger brother of the celebrated orator, philosopher and statesman Marcus Tullius Cicero ...

Famous quotes containing the words marcus tullius cicero, marcus tullius, tullius cicero, cicero and/or tullius:

    More law, less justice.
    Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    What is permissible is not always honorable.
    Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    To whose gain? [Cui bono]
    —Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently is nothing short of criminal.
    —Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)

    Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being, for whom death is not only necessary, but frequently even desirable.
    —Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 B.C.)