Quotes by Simonides, Epitaph for the Spartans who fell at Thermopylae

Go tell the Spartans, Passerby, That here, obedient to their laws, We lie.

Simonides, Epitaph for the Spartans who fell at Thermopylae

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Friend, be not afraid of thy office, thou sendest me to God.

Saint Thomas More, upon being executed

Why dost thou gaze upon the sky O that I were yon spangled sphere Then every star should be an eye, To wander o'er thy beauties here.

Sir Thomas More

What a man has, so much he is sure of.

Miguel de Cervantes

Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.

Ovid

The scars you acquire by exercising courage, Will never make you feel inferior.

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Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.

George Burns »