For the dead there are no more toils.
Quote by Sophocles
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
For money, you would sell your soul.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
Whoever thinks his friend more important than his country, I rate him nowhere.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: Thou shalt not...
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
Gratitude to gratitude always gives birth.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend...
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...
No speech can stain what is noble by nature.