Hesiod Quotes

"We know enough to make up lies which are...

"We know enough to make up lies which are convincing, but we also have the skill, when we've a mind, to speak the truth." - Hesiod
📅︎ Feb 28
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Love those who love you, help...

Love those who love you, help those who help you, and give to those who give to you. ...Hesiod
📅︎ Dec 16
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Do not let a woman who decorates her b...

Do not let a woman who decorates her buttocks device you by wily coaxing, for she is after your granary. - Hesiod, 700 BC
📅︎ Jul 21
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"He harms himself who does harm ...

"He harms himself who does harm to another, and the evil plan is most harmful to the planner." - Hesiod
📅︎ Mar 10
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"Do not let a flattering woman ...

"Do not let a flattering woman coax and wheedle you and deceive you; she is after your barn." Hesiod
📅︎ Apr 08
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