all the reasons I have set before you, it is incumbent upon you to show your
resentment, to chastise these men, and to make them an example to others. To be
lenient to such offenders, or to convict them and then inflict a light penalty,
is to habituate and train the greatest possible number to do you wrong.
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by A. T. Murray, Ph.D., LL.D. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1939.
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