It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
Quote by Aeschylus
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the...
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
The man who does ill must suffer ill.
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth,...
Everyone's quick to blame the alien.
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
What good is it to live a life that brings pains?
The problem with loving is that pets don't last long enough and people last too...
When a match has equal partners then I fear not.
Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune...
Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
If you pour oil and vinegar into the same vessel, you would call them not...
It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
Mourn for me rather as living than as dead.
The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the...
Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.