As the old saw says well: every end does not appear together with its beginning.
Quote by Herodotus
Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.
Do you see how the god always hurls his bolts at the greatest houses and...
It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half...
Remember that with her clothes a woman puts off her modesty.
In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.
A man calumniated is doubly injured - first by him who utters the calumny, and...
Of all possessions a friend is the most precious.
The destiny of man is in his own soul.
Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.
The man who has planned badly, if fortune is on his side, may have had...
Soft men tend to be born from soft countries.
Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man...
The ears of men are lesser agents of belief than their eyes.
In soft regions are born soft men.
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.
Great things are won by great dangers.
The most hateful human misfortune is for a wise man to have no influence.
Force has no place where there is need of skill.
The ability to express an idea is well nigh as important as the idea itself.
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.