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Aeschylus

Aeschylus was an ancient Greek playwright. He is thought to have introduced the use of the chorus as direct participants in the action, instead of as dancers. During his lifetime he wrote an estimated 90 plays, but only seven have been preserved well enough to survive today. He explored many attributes of mankind in his plays, although his most famous, Prometheus Bound, is doubted for its …

Date of Birth: Dec 02, 0


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"Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy" Aeschylus
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"Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature." Aeschylus
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"When a man's willing and eager, the gods join in." Aeschylus
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"Time brings all things to pass." Aeschylus
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"Wisdom comes alone through suffering." Aeschylus
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Greek Poet    Suffering   

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"He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God." Aeschylus
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"His resolve is not to seem the bravest, but to be" Aeschylus
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"The wisest of the wise may err." Aeschylus
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"There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief." Aeschylus
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Greek Poet    Grief   

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"There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls. There is advantage in the wisdom won from pain." Aeschylus
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"God loves to help him who strives to help himself." Aeschylus
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"God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard" Aeschylus
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God   

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"Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times" Aeschylus
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"It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered." Aeschylus
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"God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind." Aeschylus
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"Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?" Aeschylus
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"Time as he grows old teaches all things." Aeschylus
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"Words are the physicians of a mind diseased" Aeschylus
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"Excessive fear is always powerless" Aeschylus
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Fear   

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"Human prosperity never rests but always craves more, till blown up with pride it totters and falls. From the opulent mansions pointed at by all passers-by none warns it away, none cries, 'Let no more riches enter!'." Aeschylus
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"It is not the oath that makes us believe the man, but the man the oath" Aeschylus
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