Ah lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture, when misfortune comes - A wet Aeschylus Quotes
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Ah lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture, when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.

Aeschylus

Aeschylus (c. 525/524 – c. 456/455 BC) 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.

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The words of truth are simple.
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
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