” The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not given only on stone over their clay but abides everywhere without visible symbol woven into the stuff of other mens lives. “


” Time is the king of all men, he is their parent and their grave, and gives them what he will and not what they crave. “


” For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial. “


” Fishes live in the sea, as men do on land: the great ones eat up the little ones. “


” A woman’s greatest glory is to be little talked about by men, whether for good or ill. “


” Trees, though they are cut and loped, grow up again quickly, but if men are destroyed, it is not easy to get them again. “



All 6 Pericles Quotes about Men in picture


The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not given only on stone over their clay but abides everywhere without visible symbol woven into the stuff of other mens lives.
Time is the king of all men, he is their parent and their grave, and gives them what he will and not what they crave.


For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial.
Fishes live in the sea, as men do on land: the great ones eat up the little ones.
A woman
Trees, though they are cut and loped, grow up again quickly, but if men are destroyed, it is not easy to get them again.
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