Aeschylus

525 - 456 BC

A Quote by Aeschylus on evil

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I would far rather be ignorant than wise in the foreboding of evil.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: The Suppliant, 453

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A Quote by Aeschylus

The wisest of the wise may err.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on time

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Time as he grows old teaches many lessons.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: fragment 981

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A Quote by Aeschylus on time

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Time brings all things to pass.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on time

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Time as he grows old teaches all things.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on disease, friendship, trust, and tyranny

For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on admiration

He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on suffering and wisdom

Wisdom cometh by suffering.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on grief, guidance, heart, memory, men, pleasure, sleep, suffering, and wisdom

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.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Agamemnon, Lines 177-180

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A Quote by Aeschylus

When a man is willing and eager, the gods join in.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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