Cicero Quote

We are not born for ourselves alone; a part of us is claimed by our nation, another part by our friends.


Book I, section 22 - De Officiis – On Duties (44 BC)

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We are not born for ourselves alone; a part of us is claimed by our nation, another part by our friends.

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We are not born for ourselves alone; a part of us is claimed by our nation, another part by our friends.

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We are not born for ourselves alone; a part of us is claimed by our nation, another part by our friends.

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We are not born for ourselves alone; a part of us is claimed by our nation, another part by our friends.