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Type: Poet
Nationality: Greek
Date of Birth: 525 BC
Date of Death: 455 BC


 

Aeschylus Quotes > If a man suffers ill, let it...

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If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
Aeschylus

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