Aristophanes Quotes

These impossible women! How they get around...

These impossible women! How they get around us! The poet was right: we can't live with them, or without them! Aristophanes (450-388 B.C.)
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Wise people, even though all ...

Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life. ARISTOPHANES
📅︎ Jul 04
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"Let each man ex...

"Let each man exercise the art he knows" - Aristophanes
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"You demagogues are like the fishers for eels; in still waters they catch no...

"You demagogues are like the fishers for eels; in still waters they catch nothing, but if they thoroughly stir up the slime, their fishing is good; in the same way it's only in troublous times that you line your pockets." - Aristophanes
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