All hail, seven pupils of Aristides the rhetorician, four walls and three benches.
Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology 10 XXX111 J.W.MACKAIL
Nowadays the accolade for the most boring teachers seems to go to geography teachers. 375 more words
I recently read Plutarch’s Life of Nicias, Athenian general during the Peloponnesian War, and at the end of it come a few fascinating lines that show how knowing Greek literature, and knowing it by heart, may turn out to be a savior, so long as you happen to be at the mercy of others who also value it! 214 more words