I am not an Athenian, nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
— Socrates

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'
Immanuel Kant greek quote

Quality in a classical Greek sense is how to live with grace and intelligence, with bravery and mercy.
— Theodore White

Here Greek and Roman find themselves alive along these crowded shelves; and Shakespeare treads again his stage, and Chaucer paints anew his age.
— John Greenleaf Whittier

It was a Greek tragedy. Nixon was fulfilling his own nature. Once it started it could not end otherwise.
— greek quotation by Henry A Kissinger