He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
Don’t you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers.
By Time and Age full many things are taught.
We shall perish by guile just as we slew.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
The wisest of the wise may err.
It is good even for old men to learn wisdom.
We must pronounce him fortunate who has ended his life in fair prosperity.
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.
For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone.
Self-will in the man who does not reckon wisely is by itself the weakest of all things.
For hostile word let hostile word be paid.
There is no disgrace in an enemy suffering ill at an enemy’s hand, when you hate mutually.
I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths.