No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
Quote by Sophocles
Whoever grows angry amid troubles applies a drug worse than the disease and is a...
If you have done terrible things, you must endure terrible things; for thus the sacred...
In a just cause the weak will beat the strong.
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
Alas, how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off, how quick to be...
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
There is a time when even justice brings harm.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the...
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; No wisdom but in submission to...
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear.
Even a poor man can receive honors.
Evil gains work their punishment.
A lie never lives to be old.
No speech can stain what is noble by nature.
A fearful man is always hearing things.
I see that all of us who live are nothing but images or insubstantial shadow.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.