Brief author info: Euripides (480-405 B.C.) Greek tragic playwright.
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Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
The wisest men follow their own direction.
I loathe a friend whose gratitude grows old, a friend who takes his friend's prosperity but will not voyage with him in his grief.
No one is happy all his life long.
A sharp-tempered woman, or, for that matter, a man, Is easier to deal with than the clever type Who holds her tongue.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
To an old father, nothing is more sweet Than a daughter. Boys are more spirited, but their ways Are not so tender.
There is something in the pang of change More than the heart can bear, Unhappiness remembering happiness.
To die with glory, if one has to die at all, is still, I think, pain for the dier.
Do not consider painful what is good for you.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
Life is like a box of chocolates, You never know what you're gonna get.
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.