Surfeit begets insolence, when prosperity comes to a bad man.
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No man takes with him to Hades all his exceeding wealth.Theognis Of Megara
Bright youth passes swiftly as a thought.Theognis Of Megara
Ploutos, no wonder mortals worship you, you are so tolerant of their sins!Theognis Of Megara
Wine is wont to show the mind of man.Theognis Of Megara
One finds many companions for food and drink, but in a serious business a man's companions are few.Theognis Of Megara