Herodotus Quotes and its meanings

Herodotus has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Alone Best Change Death Design Equality Fear Freedom God Jealousy Knowledge Men Peace Power Respect Success Trust War

Herodotus Quotes Index

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What does Herodotus write about?

Herodotus has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about alone, best, change, death, design, equality, fear, freedom, god, jealousy, knowledge, men, peace, power, respect, success, trust & war. People always share Alone quotes, Best quotes, change, death, design, equality, fear, freedom, god & jealousy from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Herodotus?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Herodotus.

  • It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.
  • He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.
  • Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change.
  • Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.
  • Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before.
  • It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen.
  • Whatever comes from God is impossible for a man to turn back.
  • But I like not these great success of yours for I know how jealous are the gods.
  • The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.
  • Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.