Hesiod Quotes

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1.
Bring a wife home to your house when you are of the right age, not far short of 30 years, nor much above this is the right time for marriage.
- Hesiod

2.
Do not let a flattering woman coax and wheedle you and deceive you she is after your barn.
- Hesiod

3.
For both faith and want of faith have destroyed men alike.
- Hesiod

4.
Giving is good, but taking is bad and brings death.
- Hesiod

5.
Whoever has trusted a woman has trusted deceivers.
- Hesiod

6.
Whoever, fleeing marriage and the sorrows that women cause, does not wish to wed comes to a deadly old age.
- Hesiod

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