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Quotation by Aeschylus
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Agamemnon, in Agamemnon trans. by Gilbert Murray
Aigisthos, in Agamemnon trans. by Gilbert Murray
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills comes upon mortals, a man fears everything; but whenever a divine force cheers on our voyage, then we believe that the same fate will always blow fair.
Aeschylus (525–456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Persians, l. 818.
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