For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny, never to trust one's friends.
Quote by Aeschylus
There is no disgrace in an enemy suffering ill at an enemy's hand, when you...
Excessive fear is always powerless.
They sent forth men to battle, But no such men return; And home, to claim...
Fear those who fear not God
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the...
I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper...
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
What exists outside is a man's concern; let no woman give advice; and do no...
Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than...
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times
Few men have the natural strength to honour a friend's success without envy.
God always strives together with those who strive.
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
You have been trapped in the inescapable net of ruin by your own want of...
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift.
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth,...
What atonement is there for blood spilt upon the earth?