Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend better than any possession.
Quote by Sophocles
Not even old age knows how to love death.
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom; No wisdom but in submission to...
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
Wisdom is the most important part of happiness.
For the wretched one night is like a thousand; for someone faring well death is...
Silence gives the proper grace to women
A lie never lives to be old.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
It is best to live however one can be.
There is a time when even justice brings harm.
It is a base thing for a man among the people not to obey those...
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when...
Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but...
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have...
Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives...
Don't you know that silence supports the accuser's charge?
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.