How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Quote by Sophocles
An unexamined life is not worth living...
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
Not even old age knows how to love death.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Gratitude to gratitude always gives birth.
Nobody has a more sacred obligation to obey the law than those who make the...
The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but...
Not even Ares battles against necessity.
Bear up, my child, bear up; Zeus who oversees and directs all things is still...
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
No honest man will argue on every side
For the dead there are no more toils.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or...
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; That word is...
There's a tear in his eye that refuses to fall. If it would land on...
All days are nights to see till I see thee, And nights bright days when...