Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Quote by Sophocles
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Men's minds are given to change in hate and friendship
There is a point at which even justice does injury.
I see that all of us who live are nothing but images or insubstantial shadow.
There is no success without hardship.
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is...
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: Thou shalt not...
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
God's dice always have a lucky roll
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
Men should pledge themselves to nothing; for reflection makes a liar of their resolution.
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
No lie ever reaches old age.
A state is not a state if it belongs to one man.
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?