Homer

c. 850 BC -

A Quote by Homer on death and war

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I war not with the dead.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book vii, Line 485

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A Quote by Homer on heart and hell

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Who dares think one thing, and another tell, My heart detests him as the gates of hell.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book ix, Line 412

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A Quote by Homer on certainty, death, immortality, and mind

'T is true, 't is certain; man though dead retains Part of himself: the immortal mind remains.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book xxiii, Line 122

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A Quote by Homer on earth, injustice, and mankind

Injustice, swift, erect, and unconfin'd, Sweeps the wide earth, and tramples o'er mankind.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book ix, Line 628

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A Quote by Homer on life

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To labour is the lot of man below; And when Jove gave us life, he gave us woe.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book x, Line 78

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A Quote by Homer on earth and men

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We are quick to flare up, we races of men on the earth.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: Odyssey, VII, 307

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A Quote by Homer on rest

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Always to be best, and distinguished above the rest.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad

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A Quote by Homer on grace, love, power, and youth

Forgetful youth! but know, the Power above With ease can save each object of his love; Wide as his will extends his boundless grace.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Odyssey, Book iii, Line 285

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A Quote by Homer on good, heart, learning, and time

Yet taught by time, my heart has learn'd to glow For others' good, and melt at others' woe.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Odyssey, Book xviii, Line 269

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A Quote by Homer on thought

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And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

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