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Accurate and famous quotes by Homer about sleep, friends, concerned, bad, rarely. Homer is well-known Greek poet with many wise quotes. You can read the best of all time and enjoy Top 10 lists. Share the best Homer sayings with your friends and family.

  1. Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.

  2. A decent boldness ever meets with friends.

  3. Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired.

  4. I detest the man who hides one thing in the depth of his heart and speaks forth another.

  5. A guest never forgets the host who had treated him kindly.

  6. For too much rest becomes a pain.

  7. A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.

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  8. The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.

  9. Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.

  10. Without a sign, his sword the brave man draws, and asks no omen, but his country's cause.

  11. The charity that is a trifle to us can be precious to others.

  12. The persuasion of a friend is a strong thing.

  13. Thou knowst the oer-eager vehemence of youth,How quick in temper, and in judgement weak.

  14. There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.

  15. And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.

  16. But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions.

  17. Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.

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  18. Persuasive speech, and more persuasive sighs, Silence that spoke and eloquence of eyes.

  19. For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.

  20. Hateful to me as are the gates of hell, Is he who, hiding one thing in his heart, Utters another.

  21. Of all creatures that breathe and move upon the earth, nothing is bred that is weaker than man.

  22. Light is the task where many share the toil.

  23. Not vain the weakest, if their force unite.

  24. It is not right to glory in the slain.

  25. Two urns on Jove's high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both.

  26. Fate is the same for the man who holds back, the same if he fights hard. We are all held in a single honor, the brave with the weaklings. A man dies still if he has done nothing, as the one who has done much.

  27. The fates have given mankind a patient soul.

  28. There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.

  29. Even were sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.

  30. At last is Hector stretch'd upon the plain,Who fear'd no vengeance for Patroclus slain:Then, Prince! You should have fear'd, what now you feel;Achilles absent was Achilles still:Yet a short space the great avenger stayed,Then low in dust thy strength and glory laid.

  31. It is not good to have a rule of many.

  32. There is a strength in the union even of very sorry men.

  33. How vain, without the merit, is the name.

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Where is Homer from? Homer is Greek who said awesome wise words. Well-known and respected in Greek society for wise sayings. The following quotations and images represent the Greek nature embed in Homer's character.

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When was Homer birthday? Homer was born on October 16.

Who is Homer? Some facts about Homer from biography. Homer (ancient Greek: Ὅμηρος), or Omero (in Italian), is a legendary ancient Greek epic poet, traditionally considered the author of the epic poems the Iliad and the Odyssey. No reliable biographical information about Homer survives from classical antiquity, and he is generally considered a l... Read more about Homer on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Homer on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Homer on Amazon to get more reference.


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