Aeschylus

525 - 456 BC

A Quote by Aeschylus on heart and wine

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Bronze is the mirror of the form; wine, of the heart.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: fragment

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Aeschylus on death

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Death is better, a milder mover; for what thing without Zeus is done among mortals?

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Agamemnon, 1364

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Aeschylus on death, gifts, heaven, persuasion, praise, and sacrifice

Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts: Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed By hymns of praise. From him alone of all The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: fragment 146

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Aeschylus on art, death, and pain

O Death the Healer, scorn thou not, I pray, To come to me: of cureless ills thou art The one physician. Pain lays not its touch Upon a corpse.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: fragment 250

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Aeschylus on deception and god

God is not averse to deceit in a holy cause.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Fragment 162

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Aeschylus on destiny

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Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's might.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Contributed by: Zaady

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