Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore.
The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
Light be the earth upon you, lightly rest.
Account no man happy till he dies.
Money is far more persuasive than logical arguments.
To generous souls, every task is noble.
I sacrifice to no god save myself - And to my belly, greatest of deities.
Source: The Cyclops, 424-23 B.C.
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