Now I have even heard some such
remark as this: that I, of course, always speak for the best, but that you get
nothing from me except words, while what the city wants is deeds and a practical
policy of some sort. I will myself explain how I stand in this matter, and I
will be perfectly candid. I do not think that your adviser has any business
except to give the best counsel he can, and I think I can easily prove that this
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1930.
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