Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.
Sophocles (496 - 406 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
A short saying oft contains much wisdom.
Source: Aletes. Fragment. 99.
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.).
There is no success without hardship.
Thoughts are mightier than strength of hand.
Source: Fragment. 854.
There is a point at which even justice does injury.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life: that word is love.
The dice of Zeus fall ever luckily.
Source: Fragment. 809.
Wonders are many, and none is more wonderful than man.
. . . all men make mistakes. But a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.
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