Euripides Quotes About Marriage

Quotes about: Marriage
  • It's not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband.

    Euripides (1958). “Euripides: Hecuba, translated by W. Arrowsmith. Andromache, translated by J. F. Nims. The Trojan women, translated by R. Lattimore. Ion, translated by R. F. Willetts”
  • Man's best possession is a sympathetic wife.

    "Antigone". Play by Euripides, estimated between 420 and 406 BCE.
  • Never say that marriage has more of joy than pain.

    Euripides, Dudley Fitts, Robert Fitzgerald (1936). “The Alcestis of Euripides: An English Version”
  • A rare spoil for a man Is the winning of a good wife; very Plentiful are the worthless women.

    Euripides (2013). “Euripides V: Bacchae, Iphigenia in Aulis, The Cyclops, Rhesus”, p.149, University of Chicago Press


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