Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
Quote by Sophocles
There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune.
Silence is an ornament for women.
Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Even a poor man can receive honors.
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that...
A soul that is kind and intends justice discovers more than any sophist.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the...
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it...
Evil counsel travels fast.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
There is a point at which even justice does injury.