"Well I knowyou are sick to death, all of you,but sick as you are, not one is sick as I." 71-73
"speak to us all. I grieve for these, my people,far more than I fear for my own life. "105-106
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"I will tell you what I heard from the god.Apollo commands us—he was quite clear—“Drive the corruption from the land, don’t harbor it any longer, past all cure,don’t nurse it in your soil—root it out!”107-111
"Well then, free yourself of every charge! Listen to me and learn some peace of mind:no skill in the world,nothing human can penetrate the future.Here is proof, quick and to the point."779-783
"He says I murdered Laius—I am guilty."774
You who set our beloved land—storm-tossed,shattered—straight on course. Now again, good helmsman,steer us through the storm!