logo
English German French
language
Epicurus

Quote of Epicurus - It is not so much our...


Biography - Epicurus:

Greek philosopher *Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: -342 - Died: -270
Period:
3rd century BC
4th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Ce n'est pas tant l'aide de nos amis qui nous aide que notre confiance dans cette aide.

German
Es ist weniger die Hilfe der Freunde, die uns hilft, als das Vertrauen darauf, dass sie es tun werden.




See also 

See also...



Age appears to be best in four things old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.




Quotes for: trust


Quotes

Quotes about trust:


Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

And suddenly you know: It's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Confidence raises the soul.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Be confident: Truth is not the end of the way, it is the way itself.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes for: friendship


Quotes

Quotes about friendship:


Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

It is the fool's misfortune to fail in obtaining the position, the employment, the neighbourhood, and the circle of friends that suit him.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Reprove your friend in secret and praise him openly.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes

Epicurus also said...


Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Babies and animals are the mirrors of nature.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Luxurious food and drinks, in no way protect you from harm. Wealth beyond what is natural, is no more use than an overflowing container. Real value is not generated by theaters, and baths, perfumes or ointments, but by philosophy.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote







info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam