Euripides

c. 485 - 406 BC

A Quote by Euripides

Among mortals second thoughts are the wisest.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

Source: Hippolytus, 438.

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A Quote by Euripides

Second thoughts are ever wiser.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on children and wives

A second wife is hateful to the children of the first; A viper is not more hateful.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on cheerfulness, heart, joy, and songs

Song brings of itself a cheerfulness that wakes the heart of joy.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on slavery

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Who dares not speak his free thoughts is a slave.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on tears

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Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on daughters and fatherhood

To a father waxing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by Euripides on destruction and wishes

Those whom the Gods wish to destroy They first make mad.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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A Quote by Euripides on god

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Try first thyself, and after call in God; For to the worker God himself lend aid.

Euripides (c. 485 - 406 BC)

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