It is best for the wise man not to seem wise.
Quote by Aeschylus
Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth,...
Death is better, a milder fate than tyranny.
God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the...
What atonement is there for blood spilt upon the earth?
His resolve is not to seem the bravest, but to be.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and...
Death is softer by far than tyranny.
The words of truth are simple.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.
But time growing old teaches all things.
I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the...
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns...
Named must your fear be before banish it you can.