Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Quote by Sophocles
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
The oaths of a woman I inscribe on water.
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
No lie ever reaches old age.
For death is not the worst, but when one wants to die and is not...
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
Men's minds are given to change in hate and friendship
Trust dies but mistrust blossoms.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Whoever neglects the arts when he is young has lost the past and is dead...
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
None love the messenger who brings bad news.
There are some who praise a man free from disease; to me no man who...
Who seeks shall find.
A day lays low and lifts up again all human things.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
There is no witness so terrible, no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within...
An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly...
Thus conscience does make cowards of us all.