By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.
Call no man happy till he is dead.
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to...
Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's...
Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
Everyone's quick to blame the alien.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone.
For children preserve the fame of a man after his death.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to...
And though all streams flow from a single course to cleanse the blood from polluted...
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
Bronze in the mirror of the form, wine of the mind.
I willingly speak to those who know, but for those who do not know I...
I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils.
I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper...
I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship.
If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only...