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De Officiis On Duties; or, On Obligations [EasyRead Large Edition] by Cicero

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Written in English

Subjects:

  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Political Science / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8501808M
ISBN 101425035809
ISBN 109781425035808

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De Officiis (On Duties or On Obligations) is a treatise by Marcus Tullius Cicero divided into three books, in which Cicero expounds his conception of the best way to live, behave, and observe moral obligations. The work discusses what is honorable (Book I), what is to one's advantage (Book II), and what to do when the honorable and private gain apparently conflict (Book III).Author: Cicero.   On Duties (De Officiis), Books 1 and 3 (Excerpts) By Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero. and with the faithful discharge of obligations assumed; or (3) with the greatness and strength of a noble and invincible spirit; or (4) with the orderliness and moderation of everything that is said and done, wherein consist temperance and self-control. Buy Cicero: On Obligations (De Officiis) 1st edn by Cicero, Walsh, P. G. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(26). Cicero: On Duties Marcus Tullius Cicero De Officiis (On Duties) is Cicero's last theoretical work and contains his analysis, in a Greek theoretical framework, of the political and ethical values of the Roman governing class in the late Republic.

  ON DUTIES (DE OFFICIIS) by CICERO - FULL AudioBook | GreatestAudioBooks - On Duties (Latin: DE OFFICIIS), written by Marcus Tullius CICERO ( - 43 BCE), translated by Walter MILLER ( - Cicero: On Duties (De Officiis) Walter Miller Cicero (Marcus Tullius, –43 BCE), Roman lawyer, orator, politician and philosopher, of whom we know more than of any other Roman, lived through the stirring era which saw the rise, dictatorship, and death of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic. BOOK I. 1. Although you, my son Marcus, having listened for a year to Cratippus, and that at Athens, ought to be well versed in the maxims and principles of philosophy, on account of the paramount authority both of the teacher and of the city, — the former being able to enrich you with knowledge; the latter, with examples, — yet, as for my own benefit I have always connected Latin with. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.

  LacusCurtius • Cicero — de Officiis. De Officiis On Duties cicerno On Obligations is a treatise by Marcus Tullius Cicero divided into three books, in which Cicero expounds his conception of the best way to live, behave, and observe moral obligations. It became a moral authority during the .   Buy De Officiis (Loeb Classical Library) by Cicero, Cicero, Miller, Walter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   De Officiis (On Duties or On Obligations) is a treatise by Marcus Tullius Cicero divided into three books, in which Cicero expounds his conception of the best way to live, behave, and observe moral obligations. De Officiis was written in October–November 44 BC, in under four weeks. This was Cicero's last year alive, and he was 62 years of s: 1.   The de Officiis is, therefore, the first classical book to be issued from a printing press, with the possible exception of Lactantius and Cicero's de Oratore which bear the more exact date of Octo , and were likewise issued from the Monastery press at Subiaco.