Few men have the natural strength to honour a friend's success without envy.
Quote by Aeschylus
Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
The man who does ill must suffer ill.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
Since long I've held silence a remedy for harm.
I willingly speak to those who know, but for those who do not know I...
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and...
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to...
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone.
You have been trapped in the inescapable net of ruin by your own want of...
Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Human prosperity never rests but always craves more, till blown up with pride it totters...
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls...
Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety
Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.