Homer - Quotes

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There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.

There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.

Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.

Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.

And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.

And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.

There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.

There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.

The charity that is a trifle to us can be precious to others. ---->>>

Wise to resolve, and patient to perform.

Wise to resolve, and patient to perform.

A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.

A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.

The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for. ---->>>

Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.

Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.

Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.

Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.

Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this. ---->>>

How vain, without the merit, is the name. ---->>>

Hateful to me as are the gates of hell, Is he who, hiding one thing in his heart, Utters another. ---->>>

Without a sign, his sword the brave man draws, and asks no omen, but his country's cause. ---->>>

For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers. ---->>>

Two urns on Jove's high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both. ---->>>

True friends appear less moved than counterfeit. ---->>>

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!

But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions. ---->>>

Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired. ---->>>

A decent boldness ever meets with friends. ---->>>

To have a great man for an intimate friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it. ---->>>

Nothing shall I, while sane, compare with a friend. ---->>>

Light is the task where many share the toil. ---->>>

It is not good to have a rule of many.

It is not good to have a rule of many.

Hunger is insolent, and will be fed. ---->>>

Even were sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing. ---->>>

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Name: Homer
Nationality: Greek
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Homer (Ancient Greek: Ὅμηρος [hómɛːros], Hómēros) is the name ascribed by the ancient Greeks to the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems which are the central works of ancient Greek literature. The Iliad is set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy by a coalition of Greek states (wikipedia)