The women of Greece count their age from their marriage, not from their birth.
Quote by Homer
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.
The charity that is a trifle to us can be precious to others.
Hunger is insolent, and will be fed
Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing...
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are...
Uncontrollable laughter arose among the blessed gods.
It is not good to have a rule of many.
Wisdom never lies
Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.
There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to...
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a...
Nothing shall I, while sane, compare with a friend.
Oh, woman, woman! When to ill thy mind is bent, all Hell contains no fouler...
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
Hunger is insolent, and will be fed.
Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.
I have suffered much from waves and wars, and now let this trial join the...
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
You have suffered greatly, poor mother. Oh! do not lament, you have now the portion...