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  • the Greco-Persian Wars, Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age of ancient history. Macedonia as a whole tended to remain in isolation from the rest
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  • his wars. On Alexander the Great, p. 312 To hate excellence is to hate the gods. p. 400 Wikipedia has an article about: Mary Renault The Greek
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  • commonly known as Alexander the Great (in Greek: Μέγας Ἀλέξανδρος : Megas Alexandros). He was undefeated in battle and is considered one of the most notable
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  • Alexander Pope (21 May 1688 – 30 May 1744) is considered one of the greatest English poets of the eighteenth century. See also An Essay on Criticism (1711)
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  • May the Force be with you. ~ Jedi saying; used in all Star Wars episodes. selected by Kalki (recent release of Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
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  • organization which can surrender, or collapse, thus ending the war. Wars are usually a series of campaigns between two opposing sides involving a dispute
    260 KB (38,185 words) - 06:15, 25 July 2016
  • Greatness or preeminence are terms used to emphasize the perceived superiority of a person or thing, with concepts of such heavily dependent on personal
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  • The Odyssey of Homer was a poetic interpretation of the original Homeric poem undertaken by Alexander Pope, published in 1725. It followed Pope's successful
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  • that rational and just wars can be sorted out from the rest. There will always be thousands of thousands to whom even such a war will be senseless and
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  • written by Alexander Selkirk. Nature's first great title—mind. George Croly, Pericles and Aspasia. As that the walls worn thin, permit the mind To look
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  • flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds. Joseph Addison, Cato, A Tragedy (1713)
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  • Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – July 12, 1804) was a Founding Father of the United States, chief staff aide to General George Washington
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  • the chief's, the sage's pride! They had no poet, and they died. Alexander Pope, Odes of Horace, Book IV. Ode 9. Then from the Mint walks forth the man
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  • those Hellenes were deprived of great pleasure who had died before seeing Alexander seated on the throne of Dareius. Alexander, 37, 7 (Loeb) Moral habits
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  • the meaning of the world, read Christ in it. If you would see the beauty of earth, take it for a prophet of something higher than itself. Alexander Maclaren
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  • fall; Great lord of all things, yet a prey to all; Sole judge of truth, in endless error hurled; The glory, jest and riddle of the world! Alexander Pope
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  • "Footsteps of Alexander the Great", p. 8). (i.e.: Seleucus was one of the Generals of Alexander the Great. He was born in 358 or 354 BC in the town of Europos
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  • New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922) The white sail of his soul has rounded The promontory—death. William Alexander, The Icebound Ship, as
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  • is it any great matter, if a man has knowledge, whether he has it from one language or from another. Alexander Pope, Preface to the Works of Shakespeare
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  • weakness grows the strength of all. Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man (1733-34), Epistle II, line 249. Fine by defect, and delicately weak. Alexander Pope, Moral
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