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
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by...
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always
Success is dependent on effort.
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells...
No lie ever reaches old age.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
For the dead there are no more toils.
Even a poor man can receive honors.
A fearful man is always hearing things.
No enemy is worse than bad advice.
Alas, how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off, how quick to be...
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
There is no greater evil than anarchy.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.