Pericles

  Pericles

Ancient Greek leader

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Name:  Pericles
Nationality:  Greece

"I've been studying history," Peter said. "I've been learning things about patterns in
human behavior. There are times when the world is rearranging itself, and at times like
that, the right words can change the world. Think what Pericles did in Athens, and
Demosthenes--"

"Yes, they managed to wreck Athens twice."

"Pericles, yes, but Demosthenes was right about Philip--"

"Or provoked him--"