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A Quote by Aeschylus on dogs, heaven, lies, men, and mortality

I pray the gods some respite from the weary task of this long year's watch that lying on the Atreidae's roof on bended arm, dog- like, I have kept, marking the conclave of all night's stars, those potentates blazing in the heavens that bring winter and summer to mortal men, the constellations, when they wane, when they rise.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Agamemnon, 1

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A Quote by Aeschylus on learning, men, and profit

Old men are always young enough to learn with profit.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on dreams, hope, and men

I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Agamemnon, 1668

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A Quote by Aeschylus on character, envy, friendship, honor, and men

It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Agamemnon, 832

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A Quote by Aeschylus on fortune, god, good, and men

Good fortune is a god among men, and more than a god.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: The Libation Bearers, 59

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A Quote by Aeschylus on envy, friendship, honor, men, strength, and success

Few men have the natural strength to honour a friend's success without envy.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: fragment

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on men

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But men at whiles are sober And think by fits and starts. And if they think, they fasten Their hands upon their hearts

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: Last Poems, 1922, 10, st. 2

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on life and men

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Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose, But young men think it is, and we were young.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: More Poems, 1936.

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on death, lies, life, men, and shame

Here dead lie we because we did not choose To live and shame the land from which we sprung Life to be sure, is nothing much to lose; But young men think it is, and we were young.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

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A Quote by Adolf Hitler on luck and men

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What luck for the rulers that men do not think.

Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945)

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