It is not good to have a rule of many.
Homer (c. 850 BC -)
Contributed by: Zaady
Light is the task where many share the toil.
I war not with the dead.
Source: The Iliad, Book vii, Line 485
Who dares think one thing, and another tell, My heart detests him as the gates of hell.
Source: The Iliad, Book ix, Line 412
'T is true, 't is certain; man though dead retains Part of himself: the immortal mind remains.
Source: The Iliad, Book xxiii, Line 122
Injustice, swift, erect, and unconfin'd, Sweeps the wide earth, and tramples o'er mankind.
Source: The Iliad, Book ix, Line 628
To labour is the lot of man below; And when Jove gave us life, he gave us woe.
Source: The Iliad, Book x, Line 78
As leaves on the trees, such is the life of man.
How God ever brings like to like.
Like leaves on trees the race of man is found,- Now green in youth, now withering on the ground; Another race the following spring supplies: They fall successive, and successive rise.
Source: The Iliad, Book vi, Line 181
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