You have a hot heart for chilling deeds.
A hopeless quest should not be made at all.
Unhappy you! How I fear for you!
If this is how you speak you will have hatred from me and will justly be subject to the lasting hatred of the dead.
O, King, against nothing should men pledge their word.
So it went, until the sun's bright orb stood in mid-heaven, and the heat began to burn.
The girl shows herself passionate child of passionate sire...
I avow it; I make no denial.
Look, he comes forth again from the house, at our need.
Oedipus' son Eteoles and Polyneices
Antigone tells how Polyneices sister contravened this order and suffered martyrdom.
Wonders are many, and none is more wonderful than man.
The spectacle of a young girl giving up life and love for the sake of an ideal must remain permanently edifying.