Words are the physicians of a mind diseased.
Zeus, first cause, prime mover; for what thing without Zeus is done among mortals?
Wisdom comes through suffering.Trouble, with its memories of pain, Drips in our hearts as we try to sleep, So men against their willLearn to practice moderation.Favours come to us from gods.
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
Who except the gods can live without any pain?
When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
When a man’s willing and eager God joins in.
What is there more kindly than the feeling between host and guest?
Unanimous hatred is the greatest medicine for a human community.