Thucydides

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 Thucydides

Thucydides

The secret of freedom, courage.More Thucydides [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.More Thucydides [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.More Thucydides [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The secret to happiness is freedom... And the secret to freedom is courage.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
History is Philosophy teaching by example.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
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.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Men naturally despise those who court them, but respect those who do not give way to them.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Be convinced that to be happy means to be free and that to be free means to be brave. Therefore do not take lightly the perils of war.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Few things are brought to a sucessful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought.More Thucydides [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An avowal of poverty is no disgrace to any man; to make no effort to escape it is indeed disgracefulMore Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom is courage.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Thucydides, an Athenian, wrote the history of the war between the Peloponnesians and the Athenians, he began at the moment that it broke out, believing that it would be a great war, and more memorable than any that had preceded it.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men naturally despise those who court them, but respect those who do not give way to them.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Be convinced that to be happy means to be free and that to be free means to be brave. Therefore do not take lightly the perils of war.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding go out to meet it.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
History is Philosophy teaching by example.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of all manifestations of power, restraint impresses men most.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When a man finds a conclusion agreeable, he accepts it without argument, but when he finds it disagreeable, he will bring against it all the forces of logic and reason.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The sufferings that fate inflicts on us should be borne with patience, what enemies inflict with manly courage.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The strong do what they have to do and the weak accept what they have to accept.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Self-control is the chief element in self-respect and self-respect is the chief element in courage.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am not blaming those who are resolved to rule, only those who show an even greater readiness to submit.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love of power, operating through greed and through personal ambition, was the cause of all these evils.More Thucydides [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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