Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Quote by Sophocles
Success is dependent on effort.
The oaths of a woman I inscribe on water.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of...
Old age and the passage of time teach all things.
All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.
Enemies' gifts are no gifts and do no good.
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.
God's dice always have a lucky roll.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
It is the merit of a general to impart good news, and to conceal the...
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have...
Gratitude to gratitude always gives birth.
Evil counsel travels fast.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?