Who is Sophocles ?

Sophocles (Greek: Σοφοκλής; German editions: Sophokles) was an ancient Greek tragedy playwright. Not many things are known about his life other than that he was wealthy, well educated and wrote about one hundred and twenty three plays (of which few are extant). One of his best known plays is 'Oedipus the King' (Oedipus Rex).

Let this list of 76 quotations by the Greek poet Sophocles lead you to an inspirational day. Recharge yourself with motivational wisdom, life, love sayings, and satisfy your hunger for a better life.

What are the best Sophocles quotes?

We've made this hand-picked collection of quotes to show you what is Sophocles truly willing to say and leave for generations. Whether an inspirational quote or a motivational message about giving your best, we can all benefit from the wisdom, captured within these words.