The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but since we are all likely to go astray, The reasonable thing is to learn from those who can teach
Quote by Sophocles
Teachers And Teaching Quotes
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Time is a kindly God
But whoever gives birth to useless children, what would you say of him except that...
Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
Without labor nothing prospers.
A human being is only breath and shadow.
It is best to live however one can be.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
You win the victory when you yield to friends.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
For death is not the worst, but when one wants to die and is not...
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better...
To him who is in fear everything rustles.