In darkness one may be ashamed of what one does, without the shame of disgrace
Quote by Sophocles
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.
Old age and the passage of time teach all things.
Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
There is nothing more hateful than bad advice.
No enemy is worse than bad advice.
You win the victory when you yield to friends.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Best to live lightly, unthinkingly.
God's dice always have a lucky roll
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...
It is best to live however one can be.
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend...
A fearful man is always hearing things.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.