Homer

c. 850 BC -

A Quote by Homer on men

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Not two strong men the enormous weight could raise,- Such men as live in these degenerate days.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book v, Line 371

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A Quote by Homer on evil and good

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And would'st thou evil for his good repay?

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Odyssey, Book xvi, Line 448

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A Quote by Homer on experience and world

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.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

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A Quote by Homer on heaven, men, misery, pity, and sacred

Heaven hears and pities hapless men like me, For sacred ev'n to gods is misery.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Odyssey, Book v, Line 572

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A Quote by Homer on despair, hope, and strength

Like strength is felt from hope and from despair.

Homer (c. 850 BC -)

Source: The Iliad, Book xv, Line 852

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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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