Marcus Tullius Cicero quote about man from On Duties - But it is essential to every inquiry about duty that we keep before our eyes how far superior man is by nature to cattle and other beasts: they have no thought except for sensual pleasure and this they are impelled by every instinct to seek;
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But it is essential to every inquiry about duty that we keep before our eyes how far superior man is by nature to cattle and other beasts: they have no thought except for sensual pleasure and this they are impelled by every instinct to seek;
 Marcus Tullius Cicero, On Duties (44 BC). copy citation

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Author Marcus Tullius Cicero
Source On Duties
Topic man duty animal instinct
Date 44 BC
Language English
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Note Translated by Walter Miller
Weblink http://www.constitution.org/rom/de_officiis.htm

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