Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.
Quote by Aeschylus
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to...
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend...
A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.
For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock.
Excessive fear is always powerless
When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny, never to trust one's friends.
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him...
God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind.
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths.
And though all streams flow from a single course to cleanse the blood from polluted...
Fear those who fear not God
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?
Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than...
To give advice and to rebuke the sufferer.
Kids, don't do drugs. Just be aware. They exist, they are real.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...