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Quotations From SOPHOCLES

 

  • 111.
    God's dice always have a lucky roll.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 763.

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  • 112.
    What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence?
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 679.

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  • 113.
    Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 104 (Aleadae).
  • 114.
    Not knowing anything is the sweetest life.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Ajax, l. 553.

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  • 115.
    If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 702.
  • 116.
    These things are in the future; we needs must do what lies at hand.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Antigone, l. 1334.

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  • 117.
    Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teaches and corrupts the worthiest minds to turn base deeds.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Antigone, l. 295.

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  • 118.
    There is a time when even justice brings harm.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Electra, l. 1042.

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  • 119.
    I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or a weightless shadow.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Ajax, l. 125.
  • 120.
    A fearful man is always hearing things.
    Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 58 (Acrisius).
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