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Euripides Quotes

Greek Tragic Poet

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

Category: Appearance

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

Category: Assertiveness

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.

Category: Attitude

Authority is never without hate.

Category: Authority

It is change; all yields its place and goes.

Category: Change

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

Category: Character

Cleverness is not wisdom.

Category: Cleverness

The best prophet is common sense, our native wit.

Category: Common Sense

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

Category: Conscience

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

Category: Cooperation

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

Category: Death And Dying

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

Category: Dress

Much effort, much prosperity.

Category: Effort

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

Category: Empathy

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

Category: Enemies