Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
Quote by Aeschylus
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls...
I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper...
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
Who apart from the gods is without pain for his whole lifetime's length?
Since long I've held silence a remedy for harm.
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock.
I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
It is good even for old men to learn wisdom.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
We must pronounce him fortunate who has ended his life in fair prosperity.
For know that no one is free, except Zeus.
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills...
Too few rejoice at a friend's good fortune.
For hostile word let hostile word be paid.
Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune...
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the...
Truth may walk through the world unarmed
Truth alone wounds.