Glittering hope is immemorial and beckons many men to their undoing. book. God batters at its sails. Learn something. Euripides. Euripides Poems - a collection of his poetry. Euripides Quotes. Euripides, (born c. 484 bc, Athens [Greece]—died 406, Macedonia), last of classical Athens’s three great tragic dramatists, following Aeschylus and Sophocles.. Life and career. Wine is a terrible foe, hard to wrestle with. “Medea: Because I have a little knowledge, “Nurse: (Medea) might be a rock or wave or the sea, for all she heeds of sympathy from friends, except sometimes to…moan to herself about her father--whom she loved--and her country and the home she sacrificed.”, “Nurse: She never would have baited Pelias’ daughters. He who best enjoys each passing day is truly blest. O lady, nobility is thine, and thy form is the reflection of thy nature! Euripides. Greek dramatist (c. 484 B.C. Euripides Quotes Page 2 of 8. Greek Poet. Slight not what's near through aiming at what's far. Stronger than lover's love is lover's hate. 394 wallpapers “Necessity is harsh. Euripides Monologues - a collection of monologues from his plays. The company of just and righteous men is better than wealth and a rich estate. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks. The day is for honest men, the night for thieves.

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Old men’s prayers for death are lying prayers, in which they abuse old age and long extent of life. Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. EURIPIDES, as quoted in Explaining One's Self to Others: Reason-Giving in a Social Context. Share the best quotes by Euripides with your friends and family. I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too. Tweet: The company of just and righteous men is better than wealth and a rich estate. Dishonour will not trouble me once I am dead.

Death take you all – you and your father …, “Nurse: Yes, now (Medea) knows at a terrible first hand what it is to miss one’s native land.”. Small aid is wealth for daily gladness; once a man be done with hunger, rich and poor are all as one. Time will explain it all. He is not a lover who does not love forever. Medea.

20 of the best book quotes from Euripides. Some ancient scholars attributed ninety-five plays to him but according to the Suda it was ninety-two at most. Euripides Quotes. Euripides Bibliography - a bibliography, including list of critical resources. “Jason: Anything you or the children want in exile, “Medea: I had rather stand my ground three times among, “Medea: Of all creatures that can feel and think, we women are the worst treated things alive.”, “Medea: we (women) bid the highest price in dowries, “Medea: Oh, what misery!