Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Quote by Sophocles
Always desire to learn something useful.
It is the merit of a general to impart good news, and to conceal the...
But this is a true saying among men: the gifts of enemies are no gifts...
Not even old age knows how to love death.
There is nothing more hateful than bad advice.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
Old age and the passage of time teach all things.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than to win by cheating
A lie never lives to be old.
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that...
God's dice always have a lucky roll.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his...
Evil counsel travels fast.
When trouble ends even troubles please.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
Do not grieve yourself too much for those you hate, nor yet forget them utterly.