Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
Quote by Sophocles
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the...
Bear up, my child, bear up; Zeus who oversees and directs all things is still...
Even a poor man can receive honors.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Silence is an ornament for women.
Death is not the greatest of evils; it is worse to want to die, and...
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
In darkness one may be ashamed of what one does, without the shame of disgrace
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of...
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Do not grieve yourself too much for those you hate, nor yet forget them utterly.
When trouble ends even troubles please.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
Men should pledge themselves to nothing; for reflection makes a liar of their resolution.
A man growing old becomes a child again.