Thucydides

Thucydides

was an Athenian historian and general. His History of the Peloponnesian War recounts the fifth-century BC war between Sparta and Athens until the year 411 BC
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.More Thucydides quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Three of the greatest failings, want of sense, of courage, or of vigilance.More Thucydides quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Hatred also is short lived; but that which makes the splendor of the present and the glory of the future remains forever unforgotten
here we bless your simplicity but do not envy your folly.More Thucydides quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The superior gratification derived from the use and contemplation of costly and supposedly beautiful products is, commonly, in great measure a gratification of our sense of costliness masquerading under the name of beauty.More Thucydides quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of all manifestations of power, restraint impresses men most.More Thucydides quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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