Quotes by Aeschylus

To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift.
– Aeschylus
When a match has equal partners then I fear not.
– Aeschylus
When one is willing and eager, the Gods join in.
– Aeschylus
Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?
– Aeschylus
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
– Aeschylus
In war, truth is the first casualty.
– Aeschylus
It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish.
– Aeschylus
Death is better, a milder fate than tyranny.
– Aeschylus
I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
– Aeschylus
Only when man's life comes to its end in prosperity can one call that man happy.
– Aeschylus
Words are the physicians of the mind diseased.
– Aeschylus
Destiny waits alike for the free man as well as for him enslaved by another's might.
– Aeschylus
His resolve is not to seem, but to be, the best.
– Aeschylus
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
– Aeschylus
Whenever a man makes haste, God too hastens with him.
– Aeschylus
When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?
– Aeschylus
What is there more kindly than the feeling between host and guest?
– Aeschylus
There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.
– Aeschylus
The words of truth are simple.
– Aeschylus
Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.
– Aeschylus