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  • Imagine with thyself, courteous reader, how often I then wished for the tongue of Demosthenes or Cicero, that might have enabled me to celebrate the praise of my own dear native country in a style equal to its merits and felicity.

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  • Demosthenes was instrumental in Athens’ unsuccessful uprising against Alexander the Great.
  • Think what Pericles did in Athens, and Demosthenes.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game

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