The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Quote by Sophocles
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it...
God's dice always have a lucky roll
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when...
Without labor nothing prospers.
For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
A state is not a state if it belongs to one man.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
Silence is an ornament for women.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test, which is not fanciful; save...
I would prefer even to fail with honor than to win by cheating
'Tis my opinion every man cheats in his own way, and he is only honest...
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the...