Wealth- the most excellent of all Gods.

Wealth–the most excellent of all gods.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : To plunder, to lie, to show your arse, are three essentials for climbing high.

To plunder, to lie, to show your arse, are three essentials for climbing high.

–Aristophanes
High thoughts must have high language...

High thoughts must have high language.

–Aristophanes
Open your mind before your mouth...

Open your mind before your mouth.

–Aristophanes
You cannot teach a crab to walk straight...

You cannot teach a crab to walk straight.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quote : A man can learn wisdom even from a foe.

A man can learn wisdom even from a foe.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29555

Politics these days in no occupation for an honest man… neither educated nor honest, he has to be an ignoramus & a rogue.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29553

You vote yourselves salaries out of the public funds and care only for your own personal interests; hence the state limps along.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : The love of wine is a good man's failing.

The love of wine is a good man’s failing.

–Aristophanes
Wise people, even though all laws were abolished...

Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29547

Your lost friends are not dead, but gone before, advanced a stage or two upon that road which you must travel in the steps they trod.

–Aristophanes
The wise learn many things from their enemies...

The wise learn many things from their enemies.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : Under any stone lurks a politician.

Under every stone lurks a politician.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : Today things are better than yesterday.

Today things are better than yesterday.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29545

Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29531

That is what we do each time we see someone who falls in love with evil strategies, until we hurl him into misery, so he may learn to fear the Gods.

–Aristophanes
Words give wings to the mind and make a man soar to heaven.

Words give wings to the mind and make a man soar to heaven.

–Aristophanes
To win the people, always cook them some savoury that pleases them...

To win the people, always cook them some savoury that pleases them.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29533

There is no beast, no rush of fire, like woman so untamed. She calmly goes her way where even panthers would be shamed.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : Poverty, the most fearful monster that ever drew breath.

Poverty, the most fearful monster that ever drew breath.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29527

Shrines! Shrines! Surely you don’t believe in the gods. What’s your argument? Where’s your proof?

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29523

It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : That man is sharp who can say what he wants in a minimum of words.

That man is sharp who can say what he wants in a minimum of words.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29525

Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29503

It often happens that less depends upon the valor of an army than the skill of the leader.

–Aristophanes
You should not decide until you have heard what both have to say.

You should not decide until you have heard what both have to say.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what zeus will send you...

Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29509

It is the compelling power of great thoughts and ideas to engender phrases of equal size.

–Aristophanes
One bush, they say, can never hide two thieves.

One bush, they say, can never hide two thieves.

–Aristophanes
Times change. The vices of your age are stylish today.

Times change. The vices of your age are stylish today.

–Aristophanes
prayers without wine are perfectly pointless.

Prayers without wine are perfectly pointless.

–Aristophanes
First listen, my friend, and then you may shriek and bluster.

First listen, my friend, and then you may shriek and bluster.

–Aristophanes
One's country is wherever one does well.

One’s country is wherever one does well.

–Aristophanes
The trickiest think is the nature of man...

The trickiest thing is the nature of man, apparent in everything.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29487

If a man owes me money, I never seem to forget. But if I do the owing, I somehow never remember.

–Aristophanes
One must not try to trick misfortune, but oneself to it with good grace...

One must not try to trick misfortune, but oneself to it with good grace.

–Aristophanes
No man is really honest; none of us is above the influence of gain.

No man is really honest; none of us is above the influence of gain.

–Aristophanes
Aristophanes Quotes : 29497

Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war; and this lesson saves their children, their homes, and their properties.

–Aristophanes
Love is merely the name for the desire and pursuit of the whole.

Love is merely the name for the desire and pursuit of the whole.

–Aristophanes
If it is necessary for us to do anything, direct us and architect.

If it is necessary for us to do anything (in view of peace), direct us and architect.

–Aristophanes