A lie never lives to be old.
Quote by Sophocles
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
Who seeks shall find.
The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but...
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
When trouble ends even troubles please.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
Children are the anchors of a mother's life.
God's dice always have a lucky roll.
If one begins all deeds well, it is likely that they will end well too.
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
Better not to exist than live basely.
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: Thou shalt not...
There is no witness so terrible, no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within...
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
Whoever lives among many evils just as I, how can dying not be a source...
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats...
The truth is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with caution.