It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those in command. Never in a state can the laws be well administered when fear does not stand firm.
Quote by Sophocles
I see that all of us who live are nothing but images or insubstantial shadow.
Those whose life is long still strive for gain, and for all mortals all things...
Not even old age knows how to love death.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells...
For the wretched one night is like a thousand; for someone faring well death is...
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
No speech can stain what is noble by nature.
For death is not the worst, but when one wants to die and is not...
Always desire to learn something useful.
There is a time when even justice brings harm.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
Old age and the passage of time teach all things.
God's dice always have a lucky roll
It is best to live however one can be.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his...
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
Since we cannot know all that there is to be known about anything, we ought...
You know more than you think you know, just as you know less than you...