Evil deeds do not prosper the slow man catches up with the swift.
Quote by Homer
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So it is that the gods do not give all men gifts of grace - neither good looks nor intelligence nor eloquence.
All men have need of the gods.
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.
If you are very valiant, it is a god, I think, who gave you this gift.
In saffron-colored mantle, from the tides of ocean rose the morning to bring light to gods and men.
The fates have given mankind a patient soul.
There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.
All strangers and beggars are from Zeus, and a gift, though small, is precious.
By their own follies they perished, the fools.
A young man is embarrassed to question an older one.
Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
We are a people that have always celebrated other people's success so long as we always had the opportunity to meet that success ourselves. That is the American nature. That is the American character. That is one of the things that makes us different from the rest of the world. And I'm afraid we could lose that or are on the verge of losing that.
If you live to be one hundred, you've got it made. Very few people die past that age.
Life's a fight. It's a good fight of faith.
Los Angeles gives one the feeling of the future more strongly than any city I know of. A bad future, too, like something out of Fritz Lang's feeble imagination.
I just want to do what I do best, and that's fight. I love it.
Yes, I'm going to be the President of the United States. You know why? You think you can get chicks by being in the movies? You can really get chicks by being the President.
Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.
The internet could be a very positive step towards education, organisation and participation in a meaningful society.
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.