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Aeschylus Quotes

Greek Dramatist

The reward of suffering is experience.

Category: Adversity

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

Category: Advice

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

Category: Character

He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.

Category: Envy

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.

Category: God

Call no man happy till he is dead.

Category: Happiness

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

Category: Kindness

Every ruler is harsh whose laws is new.

Category: Leaders And Leadership

It is always in season for old men to learn.

Category: Learning

When a match has equal partners then I fear not.

Category: Marriage

Memory is the mother of all wisdom.

Category: Memory

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

Category: Pain

The man whose authority is recent is always stern.

Category: Power

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

Category: Promises

God loves to help him who strives to help himself.

Category: Self-reliance