Euripides Quotes

- Notable Euripides Quotes Index -

Born: 480 BC, Athens, Greece
Birth Country: Greece
Died: Macedonia, November 30, 405 AD
Occupation: Author

1.
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
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2.
Cleverness is not wisdom.
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3.
Down on your knees, and thank heaven, fasting, for a good man's love.
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4.
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
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5.
Forgive, son men are men they needs must err.
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6.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
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7.
God hates violence. He has ordained that all men fairly possess their property, not seize it.
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8.
Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
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9.
He is not a lover who does not love forever.
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10.
He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
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11.
It's not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband.
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12.
Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
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13.
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.
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14.
No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.
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15.
Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
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16.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
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17.
Question everything. Learn something. Answer nothing.
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18.
Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
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19.
Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.
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20.
Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head.
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21.
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
- Euripides

22.
The best of seers is he who guesses well.
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23.
The greatest pleasure of life is love.
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24.
There is just one life for each of us: our own.
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25.
Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.
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26.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
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27.
To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.
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28.
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.
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29.
Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
- Euripides

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