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Agesilaus Quotes


, King of Sparta
(444 - 360B.C)

By sowing frugality we reap liberty, a golden harvest.
 

If I have done any deed worthy of remembrance, that deed will be my monument. - If not, no monument can preserve my memory.
[Monuments]
 

Loyalty consists not in vain pomp, but in great virtues.
[Kings]
 

The king will best govern his realm who reigneth over his people as a father doth over his children.
[Kings]
 

The place should not honor the man, but the man the place.
 

Valor would cease to be a virtue if there were no injustice.
[Valor]