A lie never lives to be old.
Quote by Sophocles
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the...
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Evil gains work their punishment.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of...
A day lays low and lifts up again all human things.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
Success is dependent on effort.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Who seeks shall find.
Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Trust dies but mistrust blossoms.
To give birth is a fearsome thing; there is no hating the child one has...
There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune.
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
Time alone reveals the just man; but you might discern a bad man in a...