Euripides Quotes (64 quotations)

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1. A bad beginning makes a bad ending. - Euripides

2. A coward turns away, but a brave man's choice is danger. - Euripides

3. A second wife is hateful to the children of the first; a viper is not more hateful. - Euripides

4. A sweet thing, for whatever time, to revisit in dreams the dear dad we have lost. - Euripides

5. Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. - Euripides

6. Circumstances rule men and not men rule circumstances. - Euripides

7. Dishonor will not trouble me, once I am dead. - Euripides

8. Do not consider painful what is good for you. - Euripides

9. Down on your knees, and thank heaven, fasting, for a good man's love. - Euripides

10. Every man is like the company he is wont to keep. - Euripides

11. Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails. - Euripides

12. He is not a lover who does not love forever. - Euripides

13. He was a wise man who originated the idea of God. - Euripides

14. Human excellence means nothing unless it works with the consent of God. - Euripides

15. I care for riches, to make gifts To friends, or lead a sick man back to health With ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealth For daily gladness; once a man be done With hunger, rich and poor are all as one. - Euripides

16. I have found power in the mysteries of thought, exaltation in the changing of the Muses; I have been versed in the reasonings of men; but Fate is stronger than anything I have known. - Euripides

17. I know indeed what evil I intend to do, but stronger than all my afterthoughts is my fury, fury that brings upon mortals the greatest evils. - Euripides

18. I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too. - Euripides

19. In case of dissension, never dare to judge till you've heard the other side. - Euripides

20. In this world second thoughts, it seems, are best. - Euripides

21. It's not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband. - Euripides

22. Leave no stone unturned. - Euripides

23. Let no one think of me that I am humble or weak or passive; let them understand I am of a different kind: dangerous to my enemies, loyal to my friends. To such a life glory belongs. - Euripides

24. Light be the earth upon you, lightly rest. - Euripides

25. Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other. - Euripides

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