Who is Euripides

Euripides (; Ancient Greek: Εὐριπίδης, romanized: Eurīpídēs, pronounced [eu̯.riː.pí.dɛːs]; c. 480 – c. 406 BC) was a tragedian of classical Athens. Along with Aeschylus and Sophocles, he is one of the three ancient Greek tragedians for whom any plays have survived in full. Some ancient scholars attributed ninety-five plays to him, but the Suda says it was ninety-two at most. Of these, eighteen or nineteen have survived more or less complete (Rhesus is suspect). There are many fragments (some substantial) of most of his other plays. More of his plays have survived intact than those of Aeschylus and Sophocles together, partly because his popularity grew as theirs declined—he became, in the Hellenistic Age, a cornerstone of ancient literary education, along with Home...
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Svmke1: “whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.” euripides, a greek tragedian. the saying whom the gods would destroy they first make mad, sometimes given in latin as quos deus vult perdere, prius dementat (literally: those whom god wishes to destroy, he first deprives of
Tldps4: is the joy that guilty pleasure brings. (euripides)
Quot3bot: "those whom god wishes to destroy, he first makes angry." ~ euripides
Deepthought_dt: one loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. ~euripides
Argana_maxine: comeback, even as a shadow, even as a dream -euripides
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Some Wretched creature, savior take
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