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Herodotus Quotes & Sayings
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Last updated Jul 2020
Of all men's miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing.
Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man to prosper for ever.
Men trust their ears less than their eyes.
Many exceedingly rich men are unhappy, but many middling circumstances are fortunate.
It's impossible for someone who is human to have all good things together, just as there is no single country able to provide all good things for itself.
It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.
It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen.
In soft regions are born soft men.
In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.
Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change.
If someone were to put a proposition before men bidding them choose, after examination, the best customs in the world, each nation would certainly select its own.
If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.
I never yet feared those men who set a place apart in the middle of their cities where they gather to cheat one another and swear oaths which they break.
I am bound to tell what I am told, but not in every case to believe it.
How much better a thing it is to be envied than to be pitied.
He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.
Great things are won by great dangers.
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
God does not suffer presumption in anyone but himself.
Do you see how the god always hurls his bolts at the greatest houses and the tallest trees. For he is wont to thwart whatever is greater than the rest.
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