Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
Quote by Sophocles
No lie ever reaches old age.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
Despair often breeds disease.
Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
Success is dependent on effort.
How sweet for those faring badly to forget their misfortunes even for a short time.
The oaths of a woman I inscribe on water.
Even a poor man can receive honors.
Without labor nothing prospers.
Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is...
For the wretched one night is like a thousand; for someone faring well death is...
Best to live lightly, unthinkingly.
He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his...
Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when...
Man is not constituted to take pleasure in the same things always.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
Evil gains work their punishment.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still...