Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Quote by Sophocles
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have...
Without labor nothing prospers.
There is no witness so terrible, no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within...
Evil gains work their punishment.
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely.
If you are out of trouble, watch for danger
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
In a just cause the weak will beat the strong.
Success is dependent on effort.
Death is not the greatest of evils; it is worse to want to die, and...
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
No one who errs unwillingly is evil.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his...
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
For the wretched one night is like a thousand; for someone faring well death is...
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.