A human being is only breath and shadow.
Sophocles (496 - 406 BC)
Contributed by: Siona
Numberless are the world's wonders, but none more wonderful than man.
Contributed by: Michael
Look and you shall find it; for what is unsought will go unseen.
Contributed by: zbrain
"One word frees us of all the weight an pain of life: That word is love."
Contributed by: Paul
A wise player ought to accept his throws and score them, not bewail his luck.
Source: Fragment. 862.
Contributed by: Zaady
The truth is always the strongest argument.
Source: Fragment. 737.
War loves to seek its victims in the young.
Source: Scyrii. Fragment. 507.
In a just cause the weak o'ercome the strong.
Source: Oedipus Coloneus, 880.
It is a painful thing to look at your own trouble and know that you yourself and no one else has made it.
If I am Sophocles, I am not mad; and if I am mad, I am not Sophocles.
Source: Vit. Anon. p. 64 (Plumptre's Trans.).
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