Best quotes by the Greek Poet Euripides

Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
  • friendship

Stronger than lover's love is lover's hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make.
  • love

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
  • grief

The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
  • Solitude



One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
  • Friends

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
  • Necessity

But learn that to die is a debt we must all pay.
  • Death

But this is slavery, not to speak ones thought.

Of all things upon earth that bleed and grow, a herb most bruised is woman.
  • Women

Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
  • Attitude

There is nothing like the sight of an old enemy down on his luck.
  • Enemy

The language of truth is simple.
  • Language

People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
  • Appearance

When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor.
  • Food

Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror.
  • Logic

Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
  • Love

He is not a lover who does not love forever.
  • Love

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
  • Father

Friends show their love in times of trouble...
  • Friends

To generous souls every task is noble.
  • Generosity

Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks.
  • Time

There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its length: a quiet conscience.
  • Conscience

Every man is like the company he is wont to keep.
  • Environment

Know first who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.
  • Fashion

The bold are helpless without cleverness.
  • Risk

Often a noble face hides filthy ways.

It is change; all yields its place and goes.
  • Change

Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.
  • Ignorance

Cleverness is not wisdom.
  • Intelligence

'Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore.
  • Profanity


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Euripides friends quotes

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Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
  • friendship

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
  • Friends

Friends show their love in times of trouble...
  • Friends

Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
  • Friends

I hate it in friends when they come too late to help.
  • Friends

Prosperity is full of friends.
  • friends

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Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
  • friendship

Stronger than lover's love is lover's hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make.
  • love

Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
  • Love

He is not a lover who does not love forever.
  • Love

Down on your knees, and thank heaven, fasting, for a good man's love.
  • love

The greatest pleasure of life is love.
  • life

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Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
  • happiness

He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
  • god

Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.
  • destroy

God hates violence. He has ordained that all men fairly possess their property, not seize it.
  • fairly

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The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
  • acknowledge

There is just one life for each of us: our own.
  • life

The greatest pleasure of life is love.
  • life

No one is happy all his life long.
  • happy

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The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
  • acknowledge

Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
  • best

The best of seers is he who guesses well.
  • best

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When a good man is hurt all who would be called good must suffer with him.
  • Understanding

Danger gleams like sunshine to a brave man's eyes.
  • brave

Noble fathers have noble children.
  • Father

Forgive, son; men are men; they needs must err.
  • Forgiveness



Slight not what's near through aiming at what's far.
  • Goals

In goodness there are all kinds of wisdom.
  • Goodness

That glittering hope is immemorial and beckons many men to their undoing.
  • Hope

To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.
  • Persistence

Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand.
  • Planning

wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
  • Wealth

Youth holds no society with grief.
  • Youth

Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
  • Youth

Joint undertakings stand a better chance when they benefit both sides.
  • Confidence

Much effort, much prosperity.
  • Effort

Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
  • Friends

Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.
  • Leadership

Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent.
  • Prudence

Impudence is the worst of all human diseases.
  • Respect

Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.
  • Wisdom

I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.
  • clever

It's not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband.
  • marriage

Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head.
  • war

Real friendship is shown in times of trouble prosperity is full of friends.

The best prophet is common sense, our native wit.
  • Coffee

Fortune truly helps those who are of good judgment.
  • Fortune

No one who lives in error is free.
  • Freedom

I hate it in friends when they come too late to help.
  • Friends

The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
  • acknowledge

There is just one life for each of us: our own.
  • life

Do not consider painful what is good for you.
  • consider

The lucky person passes for a genius.
  • genius

Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.
  • dead

New faces have more authority than accustomed ones.
  • accustomed

Authority is never without hate.
  • Control

No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth, fortune, the law, or other people restraining them from acting according to their will.
  • Freedom

There is the sky, which is all men's together.
  • Help

The wavering mind is but a base possession.
  • Mind

I love the old way best, the simple way of poison, where we too are strong as men.
  • Murder

To have found you is a dear happiness; and to be Apollo's son is beyond all my hopes; but there is something I want to say to you alone. Come; this is a private matter between us two - anything you tell me shall be as secret as the grave.
  • Secrets

No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
  • death

This is slavery, not to speak one's thought.
  • slavery

Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
  • happiness

Down on your knees, and thank heaven, fasting, for a good man's love.
  • love

The greatest pleasure of life is love.
  • life

He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
  • god

Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
  • calls

Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
  • best

The best of seers is he who guesses well.
  • best

Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.
  • destroy

Prosperity is full of friends.
  • friends

Luckier than one's neighbor, but still not happy.
  • happy

In misfortune, which friend remains a friend?
  • friend

Human misery must somewhere have a stop; there is no wind that always blows a storm.
  • blows

Silver and gold are not the only coin; virtue too passes current all over the world.
  • coin

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
  • comes

No one is happy all his life long.
  • happy

God hates violence. He has ordained that all men fairly possess their property, not seize it.
  • fairly

There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course a quiet conscience.

Your very silence shows you agree.
  • silence


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