Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teaches and corrupts the worthiest minds to turn base deeds.
Quote by Sophocles
If you have done terrible things, you must endure terrible things; for thus the sacred...
All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and...
No one who errs unwillingly is evil.
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
There is nothing more hateful than bad advice.
In a just cause the weak will beat the strong.
It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; No wisdom but in submission to...
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Alas, how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off, how quick to be...
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have...
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of...
For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that...