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[43] we who fall so far short of those who lived in those days both in our deeds and in our thoughts that, whereas they brought themselves to abandon their country1 for the sake of saving the other Hellenes and fought and conquered the barbarians both on the land and on the sea,2 we do not see fit to run any risk even for our own advantage;

1 See Isoc. 4.96.

2 Especially the battles of Marathon and Salamis.

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    • Raphael Kühner, Bernhard Gerth, Ausführliche Grammatik der griechischen Sprache, KG 3.2.4
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