Sentence Examples


  • Cicero is splendid, but his orations are very difficult to translate.
  • Aemilius Scaurus, praetor in 53 B.C. Cicero, speaking no doubt to his brief, gives them a very bad character, adding " ignoscent alii viri boni ex Sardinia; credo enim esse quosdam ".
  • Verres returned to Rome in 70, and in the same year, at the request of the Sicilians, Cicero prosecuted him.
  • P. 621; Cicero, De inventione, i.
  • When Cicero was quaestor in Sicily (75 B.C.), he found the tomb of Archimedes, near the Agrigentine gate, overgrown with thorns and briers.