From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.Aeschylus

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He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.Aeschylus

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Everyone's quick to blame the alien.Aeschylus

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There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.Aeschylus

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Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.Aeschylus

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For know that no one is free, except Zeus.Aeschylus

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For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock.Aeschylus

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I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper and where silence.Aeschylus

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God always strives together with those who strive.Aeschylus

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Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.Aeschylus

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Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.Aeschylus

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In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust a friend.Aeschylus

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Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's might.Aeschylus

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I willingly speak to those who know, but for those who do not know I forget.Aeschylus

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There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.Aeschylus

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Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.Aeschylus

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It is best for the wise man not to seem wise.Aeschylus

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It is an easy thing for one whose foot is on the outside of calamity to give advice and to rebuke the sufferer.Aeschylus

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It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.Aeschylus

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By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.Aeschylus

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I know how men in exile feed on dreams.Aeschylus

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I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils.Aeschylus

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God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.Aeschylus

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Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety.Aeschylus

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The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.Aeschylus

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The man who does ill must suffer ill.Aeschylus

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Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to live and fare badly.Aeschylus

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When a man's willing and eager the god's join in.Aeschylus

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It is always in season for old men to learn.Aeschylus

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God loves to help him who strives to help himself.Aeschylus

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