There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
Quote by Sophocles
Success is dependent on effort.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event,...
But this is a true saying among men: the gifts of enemies are no gifts...
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
You should not consider a man's age but his acts.
Not even Ares battles against necessity.
Silence is an ornament for women.
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
Gratitude to gratitude always gives birth.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
Whoever gets up and comes to grips with Love like a boxer is a fool.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it...
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: Thou shalt not...
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with...
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
Whoever lives among many evils just as I, how can dying not be a source...