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Plato, Alcibiades Ii, 148c


nanor perhaps the result of their own study, that causes the Spartans to offer a similar prayer whether the occasion be private or public—that the gods will give them for their own benefit the beautiful as well as the good: more than this no one can ever hear them pray for. The consequence is that to the present time they have been just as fortunate as any other people; and if it has befallen them to be not invariably fortunate, it was anyhow not owing to their prayer.


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ammon Mikalson (2010) 49
dedications Mikalson (2010) 49
festivals,in athens Mikalson (2010) 49
good speech,in prayer' Mikalson (2010) 49
good speech Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,and good speech Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,and justice Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,objects of Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,proper Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,pythagoras on Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers,to zeus Mikalson (2010) 49
prayers Mikalson (2010) 49
pythagoras and pythagoreans,on prayer Mikalson (2010) 49
spartans,prayers of Mikalson (2010) 49
spartans Mikalson (2010) 49
zeus Mikalson (2010) 49