I know, indeed, the evil of that I purpose; but my inclination gets the better of my judgment.

Medea. 1078.

Share with your friends

More from Euripides

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Alexander. Frag. 44.

The nobly born must nobly meet his fate.

Alcmene. Frag. 100.

Woman is woman’s natural ally.

Alope. Frag. 109.

Man’s best possession is a sympathetic wife.

Second thoughts are ever wiser.

Hippolytus. Frag. 436.