It is an easy thing for one whose foot is on the outside of calamity to give advice and to rebuke the sufferer.
Quote by Aeschylus
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth,...
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
Death is softer by far than tyranny.
When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift.
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him...
And though all streams flow from a single course to cleanse the blood from polluted...
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
Who apart from the gods is without pain for his whole lifetime's length?
In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust...
Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's...
God always strives together with those who strive.
Since long I've held silence a remedy for harm.
In war, truth is the first casualty.
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all...
What exists outside is a man's concern; let no woman give advice; and do no...