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  • Come, good Athenian.

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  • The Parthenon is the best known temple of ancient Athens.
  • To sum up: I say that Athens is the school of Hellas, and that the individual Athenian in his own person seems to have the power of adapting himself to the most varied forms of action with the utmost versatility and grace.
    Thucydides  --  Pericles’s Funeral Oration

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