One omen is best, to fight in defense of one's country.
Homer (c. 850 BC -)
Contributed by: Zaady
Not two strong men the enormous weight could raise,- Such men as live in these degenerate days.
Source: The Iliad, Book v, Line 371
And would'st thou evil for his good repay?
Source: The Odyssey, Book xvi, Line 448
I am a part of all that I have met. Yet, experience is an arch wherethro gleams that untravl'd world whose margin fades forever and forever when I move.
Heaven hears and pities hapless men like me, For sacred ev'n to gods is misery.
Source: The Odyssey, Book v, Line 572
Like strength is felt from hope and from despair.
Source: The Iliad, Book xv, Line 852
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