Quotation by Shakespeare

Take the instant way,
For honor travels in a strait so narrow,
Where one but goes abreast. Keep then the path,
For emulation hath a thousand sons
That one by one pursue. If you give way,
Or hedge aside from the direct forthright,
Like to an entered tide, they all rush by
And leave you hindmost.
William Shakespeare (1564–1616), British dramatist, poet. Ulysses, in Troilus and Cressida, act 3, sc. 3, l. 153-60.

Depicting life as a rat-race to Achilles in an effort to get him to fight again.
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