"Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Sophocles on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Sophocles on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Sophocles on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Sophocles on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Sophocles on Mahatma Gandhi
"A man growing old becomes a child again."
"No lie ever reaches old age."
"You should not consider a man's age but his acts."
"Old age and the passage of time teach all things."
"Not even old age knows how to love death."