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" That panegyric is now in a great measure complete ; for the Athens that I have celebrated is only what the heroism of these and their like have made her, men whose fame, unlike that of most Hellenes,- will be found to be only commensurate with their deserts.... "
The Wrack of the Storm - Page 169
by Maurice Maeterlinck - 1919 - 330 pages
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The history of the Peloponnesian war, tr. by R. Crawley

Thucydides - 1874
...Athens that I have celebrated is only what the heroism of these and their bike have made her, men whose fame, unlike that of most Hellenes, will be found...having any. For there is justice in the claim that stedfastness in his country's battles should be as a cloak to cover a man's other imperfections ; since...
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History of the Peloponnesian War Done Into English by Richard Crawley

Thucydides - Greece - 1914 - 614 pages
...Athens that I have celebrated is only what the heroism of these and their like have made her, men whose fame, unlike that of most Hellenes, will be found...having any. For there is justice in the claim that stedfastnesi in his country's battles should be as a cloak to cover a man's other imperfections; since...
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Readings in Greek History, from Homer to the Battle of Chaeronea: A ...

Ida Carleton Thallon - Greece - 1914 - 638 pages
...Athens that I have celebrated is only what the heroism of these and their like have made her, men whose fame, unlike that of most Hellenes,- will be found...having any. For there is justice in the claim that stedfastness in his country's battles should be as a cloak to cover a man's other imperfections ; since...
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Our Aging Society: Paradox and Promise

Alan J. Pifer, Lydia Bronte - Social Science - 1986 - 438 pages
...unlike that of most Hellenes, will be found only commensurate with their desserts. And if a test is wanted, it is to be found in their closing scene,...that steadfastness in his country's battles should serve as a cloak to cover a man's other imperfections; since the good action is blotted out by the...
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Growing Old in America

Beth B. Hess, Elizabeth Warren Markson - Social Science - 618 pages
...unlike that of most Hellenes. will be found only commensurate with their desserts. And if a test is wanted, it is to be found in their closing scene,...that steadfastness in his country's battles should serve as a cloud to cover a man's other imperfections: since the good action is blotted out by the...
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