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A list of the best Euripides quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Euripides quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Euripides quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Euripides should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Euripides quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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63 4
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. Euripides

2
78 6
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter. Euripides

3
15 0
Life has no blessing like a prudent friend. Euripides

4
27 1
No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow. Euripides

5
37 2
The language of truth is simple. Euripides

6
36 2
Cleverness is not wisdom. Euripides

7
31 2
Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other. Euripides

8
47 5
The good and the wise lead quiet lives. Euripides

9
11 0
There is the sky, which is all men's together. Euripides

10
32 3
When a good man is hurt all who would be called good must suffer with him. Euripides

11
26 2
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold. Euripides

12
25 2
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else. Euripides

13
29 3
But learn that to die is a debt we must all pay. Euripides

14
29 3
Nothing has more strength than dire necessity. Euripides

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17 1
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account. Euripides

16
9 0
Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. Euripides

17
9 0
'Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore. Euripides

18
9 0
It is change; all yields its place and goes. Euripides

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9 0
Every man is like the company he is wont to keep. Euripides

20
9 0
michaelj72 added If we could be twice young and twice old, we could correct all our mistakes.

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19 2
Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor. Euripides

22
23 3
Among mortals second thoughts are wisest. Euripides

23
14 1
Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise. Euripides

24
8 0
Youth holds no society with grief. Euripides

25
13 1
No one who lives in error is free. Euripides

26
13 1
michaelj72 added Do not consider painful what is good for you.

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21 3
Friends show their love in times of trouble... Euripides

28
17 2
He is not a lover who does not love forever. Euripides

29
17 2
Know first who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly. Euripides

30
19 4
To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man. Euripides

31
15 2
But this is slavery, not to speak ones thought. Euripides

32
16 3
Slight not what's near through aiming at what's far. Euripides

33
16 4
Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad Euripides

34
13 2
No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth, fortune, the law, or other people restraining them from acting according to their will. Euripides

35
13 2
Much effort, much prosperity. Euripides

36
6 0
The best prophet is common sense, our native wit. Euripides

37
6 0
michaelj72 added In case of dissension, never dare to judge till you've heard the other side.

38
6 0
Joint undertakings stand a better chance when they benefit both sides. Euripides

39
6 0
Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand. Euripides

40
12 2
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its length: a quite conscience. Euripides

41
13 3
He was a wise man who originated the idea of God. Euripides

42
13 3
Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror. Euripides

43
10 1
Often a noble face hides filthy ways. Euripides

44
11 2
Authority is never without hate. Euripides

45
11 2
michaelj72 added It is a good thing to be rich, it is a good thing to be strong, but it is a better thing to be beloved of many friends.

46
9 1
Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks. Euripides

47
9 1
To generous souls every task is noble. Euripides

48
9 1
When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor. Euripides

49
9 1
michaelj72 added Love makes the time pass. Time makes love pass.

50
8 1
In goodness there are all kinds of wisdom. Euripides