Groovy Quote Of the Day (Sophocles)

nice blog by groovyhistorian


Sophocles was bon 497/6 – and died on winter 406/5 BC) he was one of there ancient greek tragedians whose plays have survived.Firstly his plays were written later than of those of Aeschylus and earlier of than or his comtemporary of euripdes , however according to suda in 10 century encyclopaedia , sophocles wrote 123 plays during his life only seven had survived, and only complete such as ajax, antigone, the women of trachis. But for almost 50 years he was the most feted playwrights in Athens ,

“One who knows how to show and to acceptkindness will be a friend better than any possession.”


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