A lie never lives to be old.
Quote by Sophocles
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is...
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; That word is...
There is a time when even justice brings harm.
Children are the anchors of a mother's life.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
Alas, how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off, how quick to be...
The oaths of a woman I inscribe on water.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
It is the merit of a general to impart good news, and to conceal the...
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when...