You will find that I maintained the same character both in domestic and in
Hellenic policy. At home I never preferred the gratitude of the rich to the
claims of the poor; in foreign affairs I never coveted the gifts and the
friendship of Philip rather than the common interests of all Greece.
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by C. A. Vince, M. A. and J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1926.
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