Silence is an ornament for women.
Quote by Sophocles
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
For the dead there are no more toils.
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
None love the messenger who brings bad news.
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
There is a time when even justice brings harm.
How sweet for those faring badly to forget their misfortunes even for a short time.
But this is a true saying among men: the gifts of enemies are no gifts...
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the...
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when...
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those...
A soul that is kind and intends justice discovers more than any sophist.
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend...