Quotes by Greek Poet Aeschylus

The man whose authority is recent is always stern. Aeschylus

It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the oath. Aeschylus

I pray for no more youthTo perish before its prime;That Revenge and iron-heated WarMay fade with all that has gone beforeInto the night of time. Aeschylus
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Drop, dropin our sleep, upon the heartsorrow falls, memorys pain,and to us, though against our very will,even in our own despite,comes wisdomby the awful grace of God. Aeschylus
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Justice, voiceless, unseen, seeth thee when thou sleepest and when thou goest forth and when thou liest down. Continually does she attend thee, now aslant thy course, now at a later time. Aeschylus
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The reward of suffering is experience. Aeschylus

It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted. Aeschylus

It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. Aeschylus

He who goes unenvied shall not be admired. Aeschylus

Call no man happy till he is dead. Aeschylus

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

There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie. Aeschylus

Every ruler is harsh whose laws is new. Aeschylus

It is always in season for old men to learn. Aeschylus

When a match has equal partners then I fear not. Aeschylus

Memory is the mother of all wisdom. Aeschylus

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

Wisdom comes alone through suffering. Aeschylus

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. Aeschylus

Death is softer by far than tyranny. Aeschylus

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