Demosthenes - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- Athenian general, killed in 413 B.C.
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hemselves, too, sent out Demosthenes and Eurymedon, in pla
ctment, and that against Demosthenes the general for movin
known to all the world.  & Demosthenes. Demosthenes,
garrison. & When Demosthenes was commanding the Acarnani
- the father of the orator Demosthenes
THENES, the son of Demosthenes by Cleobule, the daughter
Demosthenes, the son of Demosthenes the Paeanian, in the
of Paeania - Athenian orator, who died in 322 B.C.
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Demosthenes attends the Olympic games as an envoy of the Athenians.
Demosthenes is found guilting of taking some of the money brought by
Demosthenes persuades some Peloponnesian cities to join in the war
Demosthenes saves the sons of Lycurgus from imprisonment.
:Epist_1-4, letters allegedly written by Demosthenes while in exile.
The Athenians recall Demosthenes from exile.
quot;Against Dionysodorus", a speech attributed to Demosthenes.
pass a sentence of death on Demosthenes, Hypereides and their leadin
Demosthenes performs regular exercises to improve the delivery of his
Demosthenes refuses to pay the price demanded by the courtesan Lais.
Demosthenes receives a bribe from some Milesian envoys, to prevent
Demosthenes takes pride in being recognised by an old Athenian woman.
Demosthenes says that delivery is the most important part of public
Demosthenes tells a story about the shadow of an ass, after the Athen
Other sayings of Demosthenes, addressed to Demades, Phocion, and othe
General comments on Demosthenes, an outstanding orator and a determin
Demosthenes commits suicide on the island of Calauria, to avoid being
Aeschines about a speech of Demosthenes: "What if you had heard the
Demochares, the Athenians pass a decree in honour of Demosthenes.
LUCIAN, Demosthenes - Demosthenis Encomium
by the dead now, Demosthenes, but I shall be heavy to
thus three years older than Demosthenes. In the archons
sixth book relates how Demosthenes and Hyperides, Aristo
of his death. And Demosthenes the orator, who may well
Aeschines the orator, as Demosthenes tells us in the orati
full you are." And when Demosthenes received that goblet
Demochares the cousin of Demosthenes the orator, in the
Lycophron; and so did Demosthenes, in his oration again
Paeanian orator says [ Demosthenes, 3'33 ], to take some
the last syllable. Demosthenes, in his speech against Midi
habitants of Lydia." And Demosthenes the orator, in his
have done so. For Demosthenes, in his speech against Andr
her lovers, and so was Demosthenes the orator, and Dioge
Athen_* 13.592-594 *
his Letters. But Demosthenes, in his oration against Nea
who was the cousin of Demosthenes, composed a defence
is testified to us by Demosthenes the orator in his Phi
kinds are mentioned by Demosthenes the orator, in his
ilon;ς. And Demosthenes, in his speech in defence
a complete orator: for Demosthenes is the man who approa
and quaintness; and as Demosthenes eclipsed the glory
We are told that even Demosthenes attended the lectures
as, among the Greeks, to Demosthenes and Hypereides, so
inguishing excellence of Demosthenes; in which he was so
him the observation of Demosthenes was eminently verifie
 & For even Demosthenes himself could not have said
Cic:Brut_* 285-290 *
unlike each other than Demosthenes and Lysias? or than
who was given the name Demosthenes, whenever he delivere
DionHal:Din_* 1-13 *
invented by others, as Demosthenes, Aeschines and Hypere
defection was the orator Demosthenes, who had been bribed
ere. At that time Demosthenes, the Athenian orator, who
eir speeches with phrases from Demosthenes and the old ora
SUDA, "stone" & Demosthenes, in Against Conon [ 54'26
HARPOCRATION & Theoric fund: Demosthenes in the Philippi
POCRATION & Strymē: Demosthenes, in On the command
thens was 6,000 talents: Demosthenes in On the symmories
RATION & Sacred trireme: Demosthenes in the Fourth Philipp
to the exhortations of Demosthenes, who advocated war
HARPOCRATION & Theoris: Demosthenes, in Against Aristogei
out the triremes. Demosthenes in For Ctesiphon [ 18'107
from the (?) speech of Demosthenes and from the tenth
it is not likely that Demosthenes reminded them of this
Corinth: [Mentioned by] Demosthenes in the Philippics [
IN DEM. Col.7 & Demosthenes could in this instance be
nthus at the instance of Demosthenes, Theophilus was archo
tell the truth, Demosthenes clearly proves this, when
hens.  & Plut:Mor_847'A & Demosthenes dies by drinkin
Plut:Demosth_27 & Demosthenes and Pytheas argue at an ass
his creditors. & Demosthenes the orator told him, If the
Plut:Mor_* 836-850 *
years, till after the birth of Demosthenes. It is supposed
Plut:Phoc_* 5-9 *
his view when he said, " Demosthenes was the better orator
ours in time of peace." Demosthenes, however, carried it
Plut:Phoc_* 26-29 *
directly towards Athens, Demosthenes and Hypereides fled
the Athenians called on Demosthenes to arise and advise
Lacedaemonians. Demosthenes mentions this city in the
of Laconia - victor in the Olympic games, 316 B.C.
Olympic victor in the stadion race: Demosthenes of Laconia
race 116th [316 B.C.] - Demosthenes of Laconia, stadion
16th Olympiad [316 B.C.] Demosthenes of Laconia won the
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cause you have led Demosthenes of Miletus to three victori
outalinos son of Rhoikos Demosthenes son of Telygetos
(c. 210-200) nted as envoys: Demosthenes son of Erginos and S
(173-169) s 70 [second]: Demosthenes of Iasos, the son
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