Words are healers of the sick tempered.
Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)
Source: Prometheus Bound, Line 380
Contributed by: Zaady
Words are the physicians of a mind diseased.
Source: Prometheus Bound, 378
Time as he grows old teaches many lessons.
Source: fragment 981
Time brings all things to pass.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
Wisdom cometh by suffering.
Chorus: Zeus, who guided men to think who laid it down that wisdom comes alone through suffering. Still there drips in sleep against the heart grief of memory; against our pleasure we are temperate.
Source: Agamemnon, Lines 177-180
Sweet is a grief well ended.
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