Aeschylus Quotes

Know not to revere human things too much.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 146.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 271.
The man who does ill must suffer ill.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 267.
Zeus is the air, Zeus the earth, Zeus all things and what transcends them all.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 295.
A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 151.
Bronze in the mirror of the form, wine of the mind.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 274.
For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 358.
There is a moment when god honors falsehood.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 273.
The words of truth are simple.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 162.
Mourn for me rather as living than as dead.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 127.