It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
Quote by Aeschylus
Few men have the natural strength to honour a friend's success without envy.
Death is softer by far than tyranny.
For children preserve the fame of a man after his death.
For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one...
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth,...
Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's...
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the...
Fear those who fear not God
In few men is it part of nature to respect a friend's prosperity without begrudging...
It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
What is there more kindly than the feeling between host and guest?
By Time and Age full many things are taught.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature.
Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than...
From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
For know that no one is free, except Zeus.