The best Quotations


Death is better, a milder fate than tyranny.
- Aeschylus

Death is softer by far than tyranny.
- Aeschylus

Every ruler is harsh whose laws is new.
- Aeschylus

God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
- Aeschylus

He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
- Aeschylus

I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
- Aeschylus

In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust a friend.
- Aeschylus

It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
- Aeschylus

It is always in season for old men to learn.
- Aeschylus

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

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

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

Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
- Aeschylus

The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
- Aeschylus

The reward of suffering is experience.
- Aeschylus

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

When a man's willing and eager the god's join in.
- Aeschylus

When a match has equal partners then i fear not.
- Aeschylus

When one is willing and eager, the gods join in.
- Aeschylus

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

Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to see our way out before we venture in.
- Aesop

Appearances are deceptive.
- Aesop

Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
- Aesop

Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.
- Aesop

Enemies promises were made to be broken.
- Aesop


Do you know the writers of the following quotations?

Quotation Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. It has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word solitude to express the glory of being alone. - writer
Quotation The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. - writer
Quotation He that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly become corrupt. - writer
Quotation Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing. - writer
Quotation In politics, yesterday's lie is attacked only to flatter today's. - writer
Quotation To make our idea of morality center on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fellow-men a secret element of gusto. - writer