Aeschylus Quotes

For Hades is mighty in calling men to account below the earth, and with a mind that records in tablets he surveys all things.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 273.
Striking his former happiness against the reef of justice he has perished unwept for and unseen.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 563.
In the lack of judgment great harm arises, but one vote cast can set right a house.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 750.
I say you must not win an unjust case by oaths.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 433.
And one who is just of his own free will shall not lack for happiness; and he will never come to utter ruin.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 550.
You wish to be thought to act justly than to do so.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 430.
But when once the earth has sucked up a dead man's blood, there is no way to raise him up.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 647.
For the marriage bed ordained by fate for men and women is stronger than an oath and guarded by Justice.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 217.
Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 526.
But from the good health of the mind comes that which is dear to all and the object of prayer—happiness.
Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Eumenides, l. 535.