Marcus Tullius Cicero On Laws

   Marcus Tullius Cicero   (January 03, 106 BC – December 07, 43 BC)
Marcus Tullius Cicero (January 03, 106 BC – December 07, 43 BC)

Laws should be interpreted in a liberal sense so that their intention may be preserved…To know the laws is not to memorize their letter but to grasp their full force and meaning.