To mourn and bewail your ill-fortune, when you will gain a tear from those who listen, this is worth the trouble.
Quote by Aeschylus
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and...
For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone.
To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to...
It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the...
For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock.
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to...
God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.
Whenever a man makes haste, God too hastens with him.
God always strives together with those who strive.
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust...
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
We shall perish by guile just as we slew.
Human prosperity never rests but always craves more, till blown up with pride it totters...
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls...
Excessive fear is always powerless
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.