previous next
[16]

I maintain, then, that we should make peace, not only with the Chians, the Rhodians, the Byzantines and the Coans, but with all mankind, and that we should adopt, not the covenants of peace which certain parties1 have recently drawn up, but those which we have entered into2 with the king of Persia and with the Lacedaemonians, which ordain that the Hellenes be independent, that the alien garrisons be removed from the several states, and that each people retain its own territory. For we shall not find terms of peace more just than these nor more expedient for our city.

1 Eubulus, whose terms of peace were, apparently, not broad enough.

2 The Peace of Antalcidas. See Isoc. 4.115, note a.

load focus Greek (George Norlin)
hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Sort places alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a place to search for it in this document.
Persia (Iran) (1)

Visualize the most frequently mentioned Pleiades ancient places in this text.

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide References (2 total)
  • Cross-references in notes to this page (1):
  • Cross-references in notes from this page (1):
    • Isocrates, Panegyricus, 115
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: