The man who does evil to another does evil to himself, and the evil counsel is most evil for him who counsels it.
Quote by Hesiod
Badness you can get easily, in quantity; the road is smooth, and it lies close...
Mortals grow swiftly in misfortune.
Try to take for a mate a person of your own neighborhood.
It is not possible either to trick or escape the mind of Zeus.
At the beginning of the cask and the end take thy fill but be saving...
So the people will pay the penalty for their kings' presumption, who, by devising evil,...
Giving is good, but taking is bad and brings death.
A day is sometimes our mother, sometimes our stepmother.
We know how to speak many falsehoods that resemble real things, but we know, when...
Whoever has trusted a woman has trusted deceivers.
Whoever, fleeing marriage and the sorrows that women cause, does not wish to wed comes...
For a man wins nothing better than a good wife, and then again nothing deadlier...
The fool knows after he's suffered.
It is best to do things systematically, since we are only human, and disorder is...
Toil is no source of shame; idleness is shame.
When you deal with your brother, be pleasant, but get a witness.
Preserve the mean; the opportune moment is best in all things.
Often even a whole city suffers for a bad man who sins and contrives presumptuous...
Happy is the man whom the Muses love: sweet speech flows from his mouth.
He is senseless who would match himself against a stronger man; for he is deprived...