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You know as well as we do that right, as the world goes, is only in question between equals in power, while the strong do what they can and the weak suffer what they must.

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The History of the Peloponnesian War [431–413 b.c.e.], V, 17

The History of the Peloponnesian War [431–413 b.c.e.], V, 17

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