Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.
Quote by Aeschylus
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
Know not to revere human things too much.
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against...
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the...
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills...
To give advice and to rebuke the sufferer.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.
The words of truth are simple.
We shall perish by guile just as we slew.
It is always in season for old men to learn.
For children preserve the fame of a man after his death.
The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.