A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
Quote by Sophocles
Men should pledge themselves to nothing; for reflection makes a liar of their resolution.
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Evil counsel travels fast.
Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have...
Alas, how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off, how quick to be...
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
No honest man will argue on every side
If one begins all deeds well, it is likely that they will end well too.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those...
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
When trouble ends even troubles please.
Old age and the passage of time teach all things.
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.