One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
I will suffer nothing as great as death without glory.
A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick.
When misfortune comes, The wisest even lose their mother wit
It’s not through words but actions that I want to set the luster on my life.
There is no success without hardship.
I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or a weightless shadow.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still heavier than it is.
It is best to live however one can be.
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
Only a fool could be in love with death.
The stubbornest of wills Are soonest bended, as the hardest iron, O’er-heated in the fire to brittleness, Flies soonest into fragments, shivered through.
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when unfolded such men are seen to be empty.
A city which belongs to just one man is no true city
Brave hearts do not back down they back off.
For the dead there are no more toils.
I well believe it, to unwilling ears; None love the messenger who brings bad news.
It’s impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
No yield to the dead! Never stab the fighter when he’s down. Where’s the glory, killing the dead twice over?
Silence is an ornament for women.
There is no greater evil than men’s failure to consult and to consider.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.
You win the victory when you yield to friends.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
Death is not the worst evil, but rather when we wish to die and cannot.
Good advice, if there’s any good in suffering. Quickest is best when trouble blocks the way.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
Look and you will find it – what is unsought will go undetected.
Of all vile things current on earth, none is so vile as money.
The end excuses any evil.
They see you and me: they know my pain’s a fact, my revenge is empty breath.
When I have tried and failed, I shall have failed.
And if my present actions strike you as foolish, let’s just say I’ve been accused of folly by a fool.
Every way Leads but astray,
I have been a stranger here in my own land: All my life
It is but sorrow to be wise when wisdom profits not.
Neoptolemus: I am glad to see you and take you as a friend. For one who knows how to show and accept kindness will be a better friend than any possession.
Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
The truth is what I cherish and that’s my strength
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
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