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Demosthenes, Orations, 18.119


nanHere, then, are my donations, in the decree—but not in your indictment. Your prosecution is directed to the rewards which the Council says that I ought to receive for them. Acceptance of gifts you admit to be legal; gratitude for gifts you indict for illegality. In Heaven’s name, what do we mean by dishonesty and malignity, if you are not dishonest and malignant?


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

8 results
1. Aristophanes, Knights, 105 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

105. ἴθι νυν ἄκρατον ἐγκάναξόν μοι πολὺν
2. Aristophanes, The Rich Man, 571 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

571. ἀλλ' οὐ ψεύδει τούτων γ' οὐδέν, καίπερ σφόδρα βάσκανος οὖσα.
3. Plato, Symposium, None (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

203d. rather is he hard and parched, shoeless and homeless; on the bare ground always he lies with no bedding, and takes his rest on doorsteps and waysides in the open air; true to his mother’s nature, he ever dwells with want. But he takes after his father in scheming for all that is beautiful and good; for he is brave, strenuous and high-strung, a famous hunter, always weaving some stratagem; desirous and competent of wisdom, throughout life ensuing the truth; a master of jugglery, witchcraft
4. Aeschines, Letters, 2.124, 2.153, 3.17, 3.137, 3.178-3.179 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

5. Demosthenes, Orations, 18.79, 18.83, 18.88, 18.102, 18.112-18.114, 18.117-18.118, 18.132, 18.242, 18.257-18.259, 18.299, 18.303, 18.308, 18.311-18.312, 18.316, 20.121-20.122, 20.154, 21.209, 25.80-25.83 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

6. Dinarchus, Or., 1.92 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

7. Aeschines, Or., 2.153, 3.17, 3.137, 3.178-3.179, 3.207

8. Epigraphy, Ig Ii3, 348, 338



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aeschines Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86; Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208, 242; Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
antiphon, anti-rhetoric Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
athens, its resources in the fourth century bc Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
athens Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86
bowie, a. Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
burkert, w. Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
ceos, chaeronea, battle of Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86
chabrias, chaeronea, battle of Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
crowns, gold crowns Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
crowns Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
ctesiphon, friend of demosthenes Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
deception, and sophistry Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
deception, association with rhetoric Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
deinotes legein (cleverness at speaking) Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
democracy, athenian, and noble lies, and its oratory Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
demos, and gifts in fourth-century athens Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
demosthenes, attacks aeschines as sophist Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
demosthenes, orator, as benefactor Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
demosthenes, orator Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242, 246
demosthenes, representation of deceit Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
demosthenes, works, on the crown Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
demosthenes Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86; Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
donations, given during the exercise of a public office Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
ecclesia Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
epigraphic habit Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208, 246
festivals Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208, 246
goeteia (wizardry) Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
gorgias, and magic Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
honorific inscriptions, as rewards Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
honorific inscriptions, in fourth-century athens Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
honors, controversy surrounding Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
isocrates Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
leadership, as benefaction Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
leadership Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
liturgies, in fourth-century athens Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
liturgies, symbolism of Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
logography (speech-writing) Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
lycurgus Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
megistai timai Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
military commanders, honors for Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
negotiability, and anti-rhetorical terms Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
neoptolemus, son of anticles Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
peloponnesian war Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86; Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
pericles Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
plato, and magic Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
prytaneion Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
public buildings, in fourth-century athens Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
public subscriptions, and democratic ideology Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
rhetoric, of anti-rhetoric Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
rich, the Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
sitêsis Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242
social war Gygax and Zuiderhoek, Benefactors and the Polis: The Public Gift in the Greek Cities from the Homeric World to Late Antiquity (2021) 86; Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 246
sophistry, accusations of Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
sophistry, vignettes of Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
spin and spin-doctors Hesk, Deception and Democracy in Classical Athens (2000) 213
theôrikon Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208, 242
walls' Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 208
walls Gygax, Benefaction and Rewards in the Ancient Greek City: The Origins of Euergetism (2016) 242, 246