Sophocles Quotes About Failing

Quotes about: Failing
  • Let men be wise by instinct if they can, but when this fails be wise by good advice.

    Sophocles, Paul Roche (1991). “The Oedipus plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone”, Signet
  • I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.

    David Grene, Sophocles (1959). “Sophocles”, [Chicago] : University of Chicago Press


  • Born: 498 BC
  • Died: 406 BC
  • Occupation: Playwright
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