Whoever grows angry amid troubles applies a drug worse than the disease and is a physician unskilled about misfortunes.
Quote by Sophocles
No one who errs unwillingly is evil.
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
No treaty is ever an impediment to a cheat.
It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those...
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and...
For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
An unexamined life is not worth living...
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; No wisdom but in submission to...
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is...
Who seeks shall find.
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil...
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.