anyone thinks that all this means great expense and much toil and worry, he is
quite correct, but if he reckons up what will hereafter be the result to
Athens if she refuses to act, he
will conclude that it is to our interest to perform our duty willingly.
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1930.
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