The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.
Quote by Homer
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All strangers and beggars are from Zeus, and a gift, though small, is precious.
The glorious gifts of the gods are not to be cast aside.
It is not possible to fight beyond your strength, even if you strive.
You ought not to practice childish ways, since you are no longer that age.
If you are very valiant, it is a god, I think, who gave you this gift.
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
So it is that the gods do not give all men gifts of grace - neither good looks nor intelligence nor eloquence.
There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.
How God ever brings like to like.
The outcome of the war is in our hands the outcome of words is in the council.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity could be a virtue.
The ideal beauty is a fugitive which is never found.
All objects, all phases of culture are alive. They have voices. They speak of their history and interrelatedness. And they are all talking at once!
I have no consistency, except in politics and that probably arises from my indifference to the subject altogether.
Of all that is written, I love only what a person has written with his own blood.
I didn't have any success in show business until I was 30 to 31 years of age.
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
My business is not to remake myself, but to make the absolute best of what God made.
I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.
Not How Good You Talk Makes You Right, Think, Is It Reasonable To Talk Before You Talk.