I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or a weightless shadow.
Quote by Sophocles
Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it...
Enemies' gifts are no gifts and do no good.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; That word is...
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
No enemy is worse than bad advice.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
Time is a kindly God
Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
No lie ever reaches old age.
Trust dies but mistrust blossoms.
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
It is best to live however one can be.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
The first key to wisdom is assiduous and frequent questioning
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say...