Aesop Quotes


39 Aesop quotes:



"Don't let your special character and values, the secret that you know and no one else does, the truth - don't let that get swallowed up by the great chewing complacency."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Character Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"Enemies promises were made to be broken."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Enemies Quotes
"It is easy to be brave when far away from danger."
"Self-conceit may lead to self destruction."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"A farmer who had a quarrelsome family called his sons and told them to lay a bunch of sticks before him. Then, after laying the sticks parallel to one another and binding them, he challenged his sons, one after one, to pick up the bundle and break it. They all tried, but in vain. Then, untying the bundle, he gave them the sticks to break one by one. This they did with the greatest ease. Then said the father, Thus, my sons, as long as you remain united, you are a match for anything, but differ and separate, and you are undone."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Family Quotes
"Plodding wins the race."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Race Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"Wealth unused might as well not exist."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Wealth Quotes
"The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Comfort Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"The smaller the mind the greater the conceit"
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties"
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Advice Quotes
"Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"Example is the best precept."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Example Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"Little friends may prove great friends."
"People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: People Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Safety Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"It is easy to be brave from a safe distance."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Brave Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Evil Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters"
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Fire Quotes
"Persuasion is often more effectual than force."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Force Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"In union there is strength."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Strength Quotes Unity Quotes



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