PYTHEAS. Pytheas, when he was a young man, stood
forth to oppose the decrees made concerning Alexander.
One said: Have you, young man, the confidence to speak
in such weighty affairs? And why not? said he: Alexander,
whom you voted a God, is younger than I am.
Plutarch. Plutarch's Morals. Translated from the Greek by several hands. Corrected and revised by. William W. Goodwin, PH. D. Boston. Little, Brown, and Company. Cambridge. Press Of John Wilson and son. 1874. 1.
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