Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" motives, because they do not fall under the dominion of imperious necessities ; but war which takes away the comfortable provision of daily life is a hard master, and tends to assimilate men's characters to their conditions. When troubles had once begun... "
College Greek Course in English - Page 63
by William Cleaver Wilkinson - 1884 - 302 pages
Full view - About this book

Thucydides, Volume 1

Thucydides - 1881
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...troubles had once begun in the cities, those who followed carried the revolutionary spirit further and further, and determined to outdo the report of all who...
Full view - About this book

Thucydides, Volume 1

Thucydides - 1881
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...troubles had once begun in the cities, those who followed carried the revolutionary spirit further and further, and determined to outdo the report of all who...
Full view - About this book

Thucydides Translated Into English, Volume 1

Thucydides - 1881
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...to assimilate men's characters to their conditions. T When troubles had once begun in the cities, those who moraTprin-'followed carried the revolutionary...
Full view - About this book

Thucydides Translated Into English, Volume 1

Thucydides - 1881
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...to assimilate men's characters to their conditions. changes When troubles had once begun in the cities, those who moraTprin- followed carried the revolutionary...
Full view - About this book

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society

Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) - 1893
...circumstances. In peace and prosperity both States and individuals are PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS 9 actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...troubles had once begun in the cities, those who followed carried the revolutionary spirit further and further, and determined to outdo the report of all who...
Full view - About this book

Thucydides, book I: Introduction and text

Thucydides - 1895 - 349 pages
...(Hi. 82, 83), ' In peace and prosperity both states troubles at and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...to assimilate men's characters to their conditions. . . . He who could outstrip another in a bad action was applauded, and so was he who encouraged to...
Full view - About this book

A Survey of Greek Civilization

John Pentland Mahaffy - 1896 - 325 pages
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...troubles had once begun in the cities, those who followed carried the revolutionary spirit further and further, and determined to outdo the report of all who...
Full view - About this book

The Greek View of Life

Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson - 1896 - 236 pages
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...troubles had once begun in the cities, those who followed carried the revolutionary spirit further and further, and determined to outdo the report of all who...
Full view - About this book

Essay on inscriptions and Books I-III

Thucydides - 1900
...combination of circumstances. In peace and prosperity both states and individuals are actuated by higher motives, because they do not fall under the dominion...When troubles had once begun in the cities, those who Changes in mm 's followed carried the revolutionary moral principles and in spirit further and further,...
Full view - About this book

Social Control: A Survey of the Foundations of Order

Edward Alsworth Ross - 1901 - 463 pages
...Chronic internecine strife rends the social web in which men have been enmeshed. " War," says Thucydides, "which takes away the comfortable provision of daily...assimilate men's characters to their conditions." Of the bloody civil wars in Greece, he goes on to say : " Thus revolution gave birth to every form...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF