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Pausanias, Description of Greece 100 0 Browse Search
Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War 76 0 Browse Search
Diodorus Siculus, Library 70 0 Browse Search
Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 62 0 Browse Search
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 42 0 Browse Search
Andocides, Speeches 24 0 Browse Search
Aristophanes, Acharnians (ed. Anonymous) 16 0 Browse Search
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Aeschylus, Persians (ed. Herbert Weir Smyth, Ph. D.), line 800 (search)
Darius Few indeed out of many, if it is right to put any faith in the oracles of Heaven, with regard to what has just been brought to pass; for they are fulfilled, not just some, while others fail. And if this is truth, it is through persuasion of vain hopes that he is leaving behind a body of picked troops.They are now lingering where the plain is watered by the stream of Asopus which nourishes Boeotia's fields. Here they will meet their crowning disaster in requital for their presumptuous pride and impious thoughts. For, on reaching the land of Hellas,restrained by no religious awe, they ravaged the images of the gods and set fire to their temples. Altars have been destroyed, statues of the gods have been thrown from their bases in utter ruin and confusion. Therefore, since they wrought such evil, evil they suffer in no less measure; and other evils are still in store:the spring of their woes is not yet quenched, but it still wells forth. For so great will be the mass of clot