Aeschylus

525 - 456 BC

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

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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)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on advice, affliction, and prosperity

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

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus

Ask the gods nothing excessive.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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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

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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

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