I would prefer even to fail with honor than to win by cheating
Quote by Sophocles
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with...
There is a point at which even justice does injury.
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
The oaths of a woman I inscribe on water.
There is no success without hardship.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend...
God's dice always have a lucky roll.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is...
Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
Success is dependent on effort.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
It is best to live however one can be.
No one longs to live more than someone growing old.
A man growing old becomes a child again.
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.