|Name: Archilochus||Find on Amazon India: Link|
|Nationality: Greek||Find on Amazon: Link|
|Born: 680 BC|
|Death: 645 BC|
And by a prudent flight and cunning save A life which valour could not, from the grave. A better buckler I can soon regain, But who can get another life again?
Old women should not seek to be perfumed.
Let who will boast their courage in the field, I find but little safety from my shield, Nature’s, not honour’s law we must obey: This made me cast my useless shield away.