A cella sine libris

After spending a few days being inspired by the ancient remains in the city of Rome, this quote from one of the most famous Roman philosophers seemed quite apt. Cicero commented on many things, from law to politics to religion, but clearly also had a view on some of the more simpler things in life.

 

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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