Aeschylus Quotes

11 November 2014

Unions in wedlock are perverted by the victory of shameless passion that masters the female among men and beasts.

11 November 2014

And though all streams flow from a single course to cleanse the blood from polluted hand, they hasten on their course in vain.

11 November 2014

We shall perish by guile just as we slew.

11 November 2014

Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.

11 November 2014

For hostile word let hostile word be paid.

11 November 2014

For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone.

11 November 2014

Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.

11 November 2014

Shoals of corpses shall witness, mute, even to generations to come, before the eyes of men that we ought never, being mortal, to cast our sights too high.

11 November 2014

It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers.

11 November 2014

For it would be better to die once and for all than to suffer pain for all one's life.