The whole earth is the sepulchre of famous men.
More Quotes from Thucydides:Men's indignation, it seems, is more excited by legal wrong than by violent wrong; the first looks like being cheated by an equal, the second like being compelled by a superior.
Men naturally despise those who court them, but respect those who do not give way to them.
Justice will not come to Athens until those who are not injured are as indignant as those who are injured.
It is frequently a misfortune to have very brilliant men in charge of affairs. They expect too much of ordinary men.
The real disgrace of poverty is not in owning to the fact But in declining to struggle against it.
The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.
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