Euripides, fr. 1065

 

“Many words of the ancients still ring true:

Their stories are fine medicine for mortal fear.”

 

καὶ τῶν παλαιῶν πόλλ’ ἔπη καλῶς ἔχει·

λόγοι γὰρ ἐσθλοὶ φάρμακον φόβου βροτοῖς.

 

This is nice, right? A new motto for the site? (Well, except for the ”

Here's some medicine for sadness.
Here’s some medicine for sadness.

medicine for fear” thing.’