A short saying often contains much wisdom.
Quote by Sophocles
Death is not the greatest of evils; it is worse to want to die, and...
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
None love the messenger who brings bad news.
If you are out of trouble, watch for danger
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with...
A state is not a state if it belongs to one man.
Time alone reveals the just man; but you might discern a bad man in a...
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but...
It is best to live however one can be.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Better not to exist than live basely.
The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and...
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that...