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
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
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.
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.
Evil counsel travels fast.
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
No one longs to live more than someone growing old.
Silence is an ornament for women.
Those whose life is long still strive for gain, and for all mortals all things...
No man loves the bearer of bad tidings.
Do not grieve yourself too much for those you hate, nor yet forget them utterly.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Whoever lives among many evils just as I, how can dying not be a source...
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
If one begins all deeds well, it is likely that they will end well too.