Posts Tagged ‘Aeschylius’

The bestial a besta, no passado como hoje

Agosto 17, 2008

Men of Cadmus’s city, he who guards from the stern the concerns of the State and guides its helm with eyes untouched by sleep must speak to the point. For if we succeed, the responsibility is heaven’s; but if—may it not happen—disaster is our lot, Eteocles would be the one name shouted many times throughout the city in the citizens’ resounding uproars and laments.

Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes