Aeschylus was an ancient Greek tragedian. He is often described as the father of tragedy. Academics' knowledge of the genre begins with his work, and understanding of earlier tragedies is largely based on inferences from his surviving plays. source
What is there more kindly than the feeling between host and guest?
It is good even for old men to learn wisdom.
Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
The words of truth are simple.
For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny never to trust one's friends.
In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison that he cannot...
But time growing old teaches all things.
Time brings all things to pass.
Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety.
When strength is yoked with justice where is a mightier pair than they?
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of...
Ah lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture when...
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has...
Justice turns the scale bringing to some learning through suffering.
And one who is just of his own free will shall not lack for happiness and he...
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one...
For there is no defense for a man who in the excess of his wealth has...
There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.
Whenever a man makes haste God too hastens with him.
God's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind.
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget...
God always strives together with those who strive.
God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
Excessive fear is always powerless.
When a match has equal partners then I fear not.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the...
I try to deal with the complexities of power and social life but as far as the visual presentation goes I purposely avoid a high degree of difficulty.