Athenian statesman whose leadership contributed to Athens' political and cultural supremacy in Greece; he ordered the construction of the Parthenon (died in 429 BC)
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Trees, though they are cut and lopped, grow up again quickly, but if men are destroyed, it is not easy to get them again.
Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.
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