• To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
    ~ Euripides
  • Cleverness is not wisdom.
    ~ Euripides
  • Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
    Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
    ~ Euripides
  • Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.
    ~ Euripides
  • Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
    ~ Euripides
  • Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
    ~ Euripides
    Age
  • Oh, what a power is motherhood, possessing a potent spell. All women alike fight fiercely for a child.
    Oh, what a power is motherhood, possessing a potent spell. All women alike fight fiercely for a child.
    ~ Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis, 405 B.C.
  • One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
    ~ Euripides
  • Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
    Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
    ~ Euripides
  • This is slavery, not to speak one's thought.
    ~ Euripides