Demosthenes Quotes (49 quotes)




Demosthenes
Source/Notes:
As quoted in The Routledge Dictionary of Quotations (1987) by Robert Andrews, p. 255
Demosthenes
Source/Notes:
As quoted in The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors (1853) by Everard Berkeley, p. 34


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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Statesman

Bio: Demosthenes was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC. Demosthenes learned rhetoric by studying the speeches of previous great orators.

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