Who except the gods can live without any pain?
Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)
Contributed by: Siona
Hold him alone truly fortunate who has ended his life in happy well-being
Contributed by: `
God ever works with those who work with will.
Contributed by: Sydney
When one is willing and eager, the gods join in.
Contributed by: Kelly
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our despair, against our own will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Source: 456 B.C.
Contributed by: Zaady
I would far rather be ignorant than wise in the foreboding of evil.
Source: The Suppliant, 453
The wisest of the wise may err.
. . . it is yours [women's] to be silent and stay within doors.
Source: Seven Against Thebes, Line 232
Words are healers of the sick tempered.
Source: Prometheus Bound, Line 380
Words are the physicians of a mind diseased.
Source: Prometheus Bound, 378
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