Beware the Ides of March
“Beware the Ides of March.” You may hear that phrase today because the 15th of March is referred to as
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Alexander of Abonoteichus: Charlatan and False Prophet
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom We think of Graeco-Roman world as a fairly rational, even secular. However,
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Cimon of Athens: Terror of the Persians and Great Statesman
Written by Ed Whalen, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Athens produced many outstanding individuals, and one of the most remarkable was
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Tarquin, Last King of Rome and Bloody Tyrant
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The Roman Republic was moulded rather decisively by the fall of the
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Lycurgus: Mysterious Spartan Lawgiver
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Sparta has fascinated people for thousands of years. One of the most,
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Caesar
Julius Caesar: Legend Borne Out of a Lifetime of Adversity
Written by Ash G, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom “Smooth seas don’t make good sailors” is a clichéd term but a
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Solon
Solon: Great Lawmaker and First Democrat
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Solon (640-560 BC) was one of the most important men in the
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Cicero: Rome’s Greatest Defender
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom There are many great Romans whose names are still honored to this
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Emperor Commodus: Was He Really So Terrible?
Written by Edward Whelan, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom The Roman Emperor Commodus (161-192 AD) is widely regarded as one of
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Aurelius
The Life of Marcus Aurelius: Part III
Written by Katherine Kennedy, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom Parthian Attacks With barely enough time to get comfortable in the Emperor’s
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