Aeschylus Quotes

Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?.. view

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By Time and Age full many things are taught... view

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From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow... view

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For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune... view

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For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight... view

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For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease.. view

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For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock... view

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For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny, never to trust one's friends... view

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For children preserve the fame of a man after his death... view

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For hostile word let hostile word be paid... view

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I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils... view

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For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone... view

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Excessive fear is always powerless... view

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Everyone's quick to blame the alien... view

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Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?.. view

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Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's might... view

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Death is softer by far than tyranny... view

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Death is easier than a wretched life.. view

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Call no man happy till he is dead... view

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For know that no one is free, except Zeus... view

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I know how men in exile feed on dreams... view

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By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water... view

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It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish... view

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It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers... view

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In the lack of judgment great harm arises, but one vote cast can set right a house... view

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In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust a friend... view

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If you pour oil and vinegar into the same vessel, you would call them not friends but opponents... view

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If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame.. view

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I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship... view

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I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths... view

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I willingly speak to those who know, but for those who do not know I forget... view

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God always strives together with those who strive... view

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I have learned to hate all traitors, and there is no disease that I spit on more than treachery... view

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His resolve is not to seem the bravest, but to be... view

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He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God... view

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He who goes unenvied shall not be admired... view

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Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times... view

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God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind... view

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God loves to help him who strives to help himself... view

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God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard... view

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I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper and where silence... view

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What atonement is there for blood spilt upon the earth?.. view

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