Shrines! Shrines! Surely you don’t believe in the gods. What’s your argument? Where’s your proof?
Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.
The wise learn many things from their enemies.
Evil events from evil causes spring.
You should not decide until you have heard what both have to say.
Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war.
Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life.
Hunger knows no friend but its feeder.
Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.
Let each man exercise the art he knows.
Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
You cannot teach a crab to walk straight.
Characteristics of a popular politician: a horrible voice, bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.
A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.
Love is simply the name for the desire and the pursuit of the whole.