Aeschylus Quotes

And in this too profit begets profit.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Seven Against Thebes, l. 437.
I willingly speak to those who know, but for those who do not know I forget.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Agamemnon.
What exists outside is a man's concern; let no woman give advice; and do no mischief within doors.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Seven Against Thebes, l. 200.
We should know clearly before we discuss this matter; to guess is one thing, to know clearly another.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Agamemnon, l. 1368.
Obedience is the mother of success, and success the parent of salvation.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Seven Against Thebes, l. 224.
And she, after swan-like singing her last and dying song, lies beside him, her lover.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Agamemnon, l. 1444.
If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Seven Against Thebes, l. 683.
Overly persuasive a woman's ordinance spreads far, traveling fast; but fast dying a rumor voiced by a woman perishes.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Agamemnon, l. 485.
The saying goes that the gods leave a town once it is captured.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Seven Against Thebes, l. 217.
Bonds and the pangs of hunger are excellent prophet doctors for the wits.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Agamemnon, l. 1621.