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 Aristophanes - “Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.”
 Aristophanes - “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.”
 Aristophanes - “Love is simply the name for the desire and the pursuit of the whole.”
 Aristophanes - “The wise learn many things from their enemies.”
 Aristophanes - “Characteristics of a popular politician a horrible voice, bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.”
 Aristophanes - “Shrines Shrines Surely you don't believe in the gods. What's your argument Where's your proof”
 Aristophanes - “Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.”
 Aristophanes - “You should not decide until you have heard what both have to say.”
 Aristophanes - “Hunger knows no friend but its feeder.”
 Aristophanes - “You cannot teach a crab to walk straight.”
 Aristophanes - “By words the mind is winged.”
 Aristophanes - “These impossible women How they do get around us The poet was right Can't live with them, or without them.”
 Aristophanes - “Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life.”
 Aristophanes - “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 . . .”
 Aristophanes - “This is what extremely grieves us, that a man who never fought Should contrive our fees to pilfer, on who for his native land Never to this day had oar, or lance, or blister in his hand.”
 Aristophanes - “High thoughts must have high language.”
 Aristophanes - “Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.”
 Aristophanes - “Under every stone lurks a politician.”
 Aristophanes - “Shall I crack any of those old jokes, master, At which the audience never fail to laugh”
 Aristophanes - “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 andships of war....”
 Aristophanes - “A man's homeland is wherever he prospers.”
 Aristophanes - “Let each man exercise the art he knows.”
 Aristophanes - “You have all the characteristics of a popular politician a horrible voice, bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.”
 Aristophanes - “Meton (astronomer in 5th century BC) With the straight ruler I set to work To make the circle four-cornered . First allusion to the problem of squaring the circle”
 Aristophanes - “A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.”

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