71 Total Quotes

Sophocles Sophocles Quotes

It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
Sophocles Sophocles
#Greek Poet #Speakers And Speaking

Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
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#Greek Poet #Fraud

Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
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#Greek Poet

The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
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#Greek Poet

There is no success without hardship.
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#Quote of the Day #Motivational #Greek Poet

Without labor nothing prospers.
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#Greek Poet #Important

Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.
Sophocles Sophocles
#Self-reliance

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
Sophocles Sophocles
#Freedom #Greek Poet

Best to live lightly, unthinkingly.
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#Greek Poet

Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
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#Greek Poet

Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.
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#Greek Poet

Success is dependent on effort.
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#Greek Poet

He who throws away a friend is as bad as he who throws away his life.
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#Life #Greek Poet

How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
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#Greek Poet

There is no witness so terrible, no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
Sophocles Sophocles
#Greek Poet #Conscience

There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and cannot be recalled?
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#Greek Poet

The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
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#Greek Poet #Sorrow

A lie never lives to be old.
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#Greek Poet #Lies And Lying

Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
Sophocles Sophocles
#Kindness #Greek Poet