Herodotus

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 Herodotus

Herodotus

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The destiny of man is in his own soulMore Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How much better a thing it is to be envied than to be pitied.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. [The Motto Of The U.S. Postal Service]More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In soft regions are born soft men.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal; While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The worst part a man can suffer is to have insight into much and power over nothing.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man calumniated is doubly injured -- first by him who utters the calumny, and then by him who believes it.More Herodotus [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Whatever comes from God is impossible for a man to turn back.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
But I like not these great success of yours for I know how jealous are the gods.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Circumstances rule men men do not rule circumstances.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
All men's gains are the fruit of venturing.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
I never yet feared those men who set a place apart in the middle of their cities where they gather to cheat one another and swear oaths which they break.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Men trust their ears less than their eyes.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The worst pain a man can suffer: to have insight into much and power over nothing.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
When a woman removes her garment, she also removes the respect that is hers.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Of all men's miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing.More Herodotus [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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