It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Quote by Sophocles
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
Whoever neglects the arts when he is young has lost the past and is dead...
If you are out of trouble, watch for danger
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
Time is a kindly God
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: Thou shalt not...
None love the messenger who brings bad news.
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
I see that all of us who live are nothing but images or insubstantial shadow.
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
God's dice always have a lucky roll.
A human being is only breath and shadow.
Not even old age knows how to love death.
Silence is an ornament for women.