There is no success without hardship.
Sophocles (496 - 406 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Thoughts are mightier than strength of hand.
Source: Fragment. 854.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
There is an ancient saying, famous among men, that thou shouldst not judge fully of a man's life before he dieth, whether it should be called blest or wretched.
Source: Trachiniæ, 1.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
Nobody likes the bringer of bad news.
Children are the anchors that hold a mother to life.
Source: Phædra. Fragment. 619.
What you cannot enforce, do not command.
Death is not the worst evil, but rather when we wish to die and cannot.
Source: Electra, 1007.
It is better not to live at all than to live disgraced.
Source: Peleus. Fragment. 445.
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