Demosthenes.

The oration of Demosthenes on The crown. With extracts from the oration of Aeschines against Ctesiphon, and explanatory notes online

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op/cou9 aTroSovi/at, TrdvTa TOLVTOL ;8e/3aito9 efeti/-
ovoeVa yap r^ tipr\in]v \vcreiv TOVTW Iz^e/ca.
a eya) Trpoopcofjievo^, avSpes 'AOrjvaloL, KOL Xoyi- 27



TO ijicrfjia TOVTO yp<)a), TTLV ir TOU9

T07TOV9 C^ ol9 O,!/ ^ 4>tXt7T7T09, /Cai TOU9 0/)K-OV9



82. OVTOS ecrrtv, (o 'A^r/vatot, 6 Trporros e^evpwi/ Sep/atov
Kal AoptcrKOV Kat 'Epyto-Kr/v Kat MupTUTKryi/ /cat Fexvos Kat Tav t-
Sa, x w p t/a j ^ ovS* T ovd/xara ^ti^v Trporepov.



16 AHMO20ENOT2



, Iv

TO>V vpereptov crvfjifjid-^ajv, ravra ra ^wpta a vvv
Siecrvpe, TO ^4ppiov /cat TO Mvprrjvov KOL
, OVTO) yiyvoivO* 01 op/cot, KOL JJLY)



8e crraTicoraj^ evTropyjcras



TOVTMV paStaj? rot? XOITTOI? eTTt^et/ooiT;
28 crtz^. elra rouro ^u,e^ o^X^ ^

ouS' d^ayiy^wcr/cei et Se /BovXevwv eyo* 7rpoo-d-
yeiv TOVS Trpecr^et? ^^v Setv, TOVTO JJLOV Sta-
ySaXXet. dXXa ri e^prjv JJLC iroieiv ; fjirj irpocrd'ytiv
ypdifjai rou CTTI roG^' TfKOVTa^, Iv V^LIV StaXe-
yOaxriv ; TI Oeav /AT) /cara^et/xat TOI> dy
auroi? /ceXevcrat ; dXX* ez^ rot^ Sfotz^
0ea>povv dv, el /AT) roGr' ypd(f)rj. ra
crvfjL(f)povTa r^g 7roXea>5 eSet /xe tfrvKdrrew, ra
8' oXa, cocnrep OVTOI, TreTrpaKevan, ; ov STJTTOV.
Aeye TOIVVV ftoi TO ifjij^icrfJia TOVTI \a/Ba>i>, o
OUTO? t8a>9 Trapefir). Xeye.



76. 'YTToXoiTTov 8e /AOI' eon T^v KoXaKtW avTOV

yap ei/tavrov /3ov\v<ra<s ovSefJLLav Tro/Trore
is TrpoeSpiW KaAeo-as, aAXa rore /xoi/ov Kat
ets ?rpoe8ptav e/caAecre /cat 7rpo<T/c<aA.<ua ZO
</>otvtKt'8a5 7repte7rerao- /cat a/xa T^ rj^epa ^yetro rot?
ei9 TO $earpov, wo-re Kat o-vptrreor^at Sta r^i/ ao-^rj/jiocrvvrjv KOI
KoXaKfiav. KCU oV aTriJeo-av, e/xtcr^ojo-aro avrot? rpta evyrj opt-
KO. Kai 7rpovTTffJi\l/tv ets 0ryy8as, KarayeXacrTOt/ T^I/ TroAtv TTOUOJ/.



IIEPI TOT 2TE4>ANOT. 17



TI apxovros Mj/^o-i^>t/Xov, e/caTO/x,/?aiwvo<; evry feat i/e'a, <v 29
Trpvravevovcrrjs IlavSioi'iSos, Ar/jaocr^ei/^s A>7/x,o(T0ei/ovs Ilai-
etTrev, eTrctS^ ^lAiTTTro? a7rooTiAas Trpeor/Jeis Trept r^s
oyw-oAoyoiyxeras TreTrot^Tat o-uv^7^Kas, SeSo^^at
Kal TW Sry/xw TO) 'A^vatdV, OTTWS av ^ eiprjvr)
cTrt^eipoTOi/Ty^eicra ev T^ Trpwry eK/cX/ycna, 7rpeo-/3et5 eAccr^at K
TTCXI/TCOV 'A&/KOIOW ^Sr/ Trei/re, TOV? 8e ^ctpoTOv^^ei/ra? aTroSry/xetv
/X7/8e/xtav vTrcpftoXrjv Trotov/xcVov?, OTTOV av ovra TrvvOavfavrai rov
<J>tXt7T7rov, Kat TOUS op/covs AajSetv TC Trap' avrov Kat Sowat T^V
jv CTTL rats w/>ioXoyr//xvats (jw^^Kais aura) Trpo? TOV
oi/Tas /cat TOVS eKarepcui/
'Ai/a<Avcrno5,
Pa/xt'ovcrtos, Ar^o/cpaV^s ^A



Tavra ypai//a^ro? e/xou rare, /cat ro TT} TroXet 30
crvfjiffrepov, ov TO <$>i\iTnra) {^TOVVTOS, /3pa^if <j)pov-
rtcra^re? ot ^prjcrrol 7rpcr/3LS OVTOL KaOrjvTo v
Ma/ceSo^ta rpels oXou? fjifjvas, ecus
e/c SpaKTjs TTO.VTOL
8t/ca, fjia\\ov 8e

cnrovTov a^l^Oau /cat ra ^wpta crcwcrat, Xa/3cWas
rous opKovs irplv IKLVOV ef eXet^ avra ou yap
a*> T7i//ar' avT&v irapovTcop TjfJiGjv, f) OVK av
^ojjLev avrov, axrre rfjs eipyjvrjs av
KOL OVK av afjLffyorepa el^e, /cat TT)^ elpjjvrjv Kal
TOL ^a)pia.

To /xez^ roivvv eV TT; TrpecrySeta Trpwrov K\4p,aa 31
SojpoSoKrjfJia Se rail' aSiKOJV TOVTCDV



i8 AHMO<H)ENOTS



av9 ptoTTtov TOIOVTOV iylvtTO vTrep ov /cat rdre
/cat vvv /cat det 6/ioXoyw /cat TrpXe/ietz' /cat Sta-
(frepecrOaL rovrots erepov 8' ev9v<$ e^efyjs ert
32 TOVTOV /aetoj/ KaKovpyrjp,a OedcraorOt. evretS^
yap tojJLOcre TJJV if>r\vr]V 6 OtXtTTTro? 7rpo\a/3a)V
Sta



TTOi



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e/c Ma/ceSo^ta?, eiw? TO, TTJS
e?rt TOU9 ^w/cea? cvrtTTr TroircraLTO, tVa



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o-/ceva^Tat iropevecrOaL, e'feX^otTe v/xets /cat Trept-
TrXevcra^Te? Ta?5 Tpirjpecriv et? IluXa? axrirep rrpo-
Tepov /cXeto-atTe TOI^ TOTTO^, dXX' a/x,' d/covotTe
ravra aTrayyeXXd^Tw^ TJIJLCOV /ca/cetz'o? 6^705 etT^
33 IlvXai^ /cat jJL7j8ev e^ot^' v/>tet5 7rot7jo~at. / OVTO> 8'
-^^ 6 <J>tXt7T7ros e^ <f>6fi<*> KOL 7ro\\rj ay&Wa />nr)
/cat TauTa TTpoetX^^oTO? avToi), et TT^OO TOU TOU?



Ta TrpdyfjLOLT avrov, Mcrre jjacrOovTai TOV

(TTOV TOVTOVi, OVK6TL KOLVTJ jJLTa TO)V d\\0)V

dXX' tSta /ca^' avrov, roiavra 77/509 v
/cat aTrayyetXat, St' <S^ drravT
34 dfta> Se, a> d^Spe9 'A^/^atot, /cat Stolen TOVTO
Trap" oXoz^ TOI^ dyw^a, oTt /XT) KOLTTJ-



aj^ eya> Xdyoi^ ovSeVa ITTOLOV^V erepov, 7rdo~at9
8' atTtat9 /cat /BXacr^rj ju,tat9 a/xa TOUTOU



IIEPI TOT 2TE<ANOT. 19



avayKrj KajJiOL irpos e/cacrra ra>v KaTrjyopov-
p.LKpa aTTOKpivacrOai. Tti>es ovv yo-av ol 35
wapa TOVTOV Xoyot rare prjOevres, KO! St' ovs
aTrwXero ; a>s ov Set OopvfieicrOai rw



etcrcu IIuX&>^ correct



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^tai^, /cat a/covcrecr#e Svot^ ^ Tpiatv Repair, of?
/x,ei> e^Qpos rJKei, <j)i\ov avrov yeye^jiteVoi/, ots
8e <^)tXog, TovvavrLov Iy9p6v. ov yap ra p^ara
ra? oiKetorTyras (^17 ySeySatou^, /iaXa cre/A^ws 61^0-
dXXa TO raura o-v^ep^iv o-v^lp^iv Se
/cat ^>ajK:eucri /cat u/xlz' OJJLOLCI)*; airacrL rrjs
a? /cat TT^? fiapvrrjTos aTraXXay^at

a)v. ravra 8' dcr/ie

avrou Sta Tr)^ rd^' virovcrav aTTtyOeiaiV Trpos
y^ySatov?. rt ovz^ crvve/3r] fiera TOVT i>0vs, OVK
et? jjLOLKpdv ; TOVS JJLGV 4>a)/cea5 aTroXecr^at /cat
Karao-KOL^rjvaL rds TrdXets avra)i>, u/xd? 8' rjcrv^iav
dyaywra? /cat TOUTOJ Tretcr^eWas jjuKpbv vcrTepov
CTKevaycoyeiV e/c TWZ/ dypai^, TOVTOV Se
XaySetz/, feat ert vrpos rourot? T^
Trjv TTyoo? B^y8atov? /cat (^eTTaXou? Try TrdXet yev4-
crOai, TV]V Se ^(apiv TTJV virep TWV 7re7rpay/ieV&)i>
OtXtTTTrw. ort 8* OVTO) TOiVT e^et, Xeye /xot TO Te 37
TOU KaXXtcr^eVov? \JJTJ (j)L(TfJia /cat

TOV <J>tXt777TOV, e WI/ afJL(j)OTpa)V

eo~Tat (fravepa. Xeye.



20 AHMOSBENOTS



TI Mi/?7<nc/>iXou ap^ovro?, <rvyK\rjrov eK/cXrycrtas UTTO crrpa-
/cat TrpvTdVeoov, /cat (3ovX.fj<s yvwfJir), /xatyLta/cr^ptau/os SeKaVr;
KaXXto-0ej/?7S 'EreovtKov ^aX^pevs etTre, //.^SeVa 'AOrj-
vaton/ /nrySe/ua Trapeupe'cm ev rj X^P a ^otratoi/ ytyvecr^at dXA.'
cv a<rm /cat Iletpatet, ocrot /x, 1 ^ ev rots ^povptots etatv aTroTera-
yju-e'vof TOVTWV 8* eKao-rov?, v 7rape'Aa/?ov ra|tv, Starrypetv /XTJTC
38 ac/>?7/x,pevovTas /XT}T aTro/cotTOwras. os av Sc a.7rei6r)O"r) rwSe rw
/^c/)to-/xaTt, evo^os eo-rw rot? ri}s TrpoSotrta? eTrm/At'ots, cay jLwy
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6 ypa/x/xarevs r^s ySouX^s. Kara/co/xt^etv 8e /cat TO, CK rtuv
TTOVTCL rr]v Ta^tcrr^v, TO. /xev ei/ros (rraStwv eKarov et/co<rt ets
/cat Iletpata, ra 8e e/cros o-raStwi/ e/carov t/coo-t 'EAeuo-rj/a Kat
Kat "AfaSvav /cat 'Pa/xvouvra /cat



^Ap' 7Tt raurat? rat? i\iricri T^V elpijvrjv
crOe, r) TOLVT eTTT^yyeXXe^' v/xtt' ouros 6 />ucr0a>Tos ;
39 Aeye S^
/iera ravra.



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.a) ^atpetv. to-re ^//.as TrapcX^Xv^oras eto-w IlvXaJi/ Kat ra
Kara T^J/ ^>a)Kt8a vc/>' eavrovs TreTroirjfJifvovs, KOL ocra /xej/ CKOV-
(Ttico? Trpoo-ert^tTO TLv TroXtcr/xaTwi/, c/>poupa? eta-ay^o^oras cts
avra, TO. Se />t^ vTraKovovra Kara Kparo? \aj36vres Kat e
TroStcra/xevot Kareo-Kai^a/xcv. aKovwv 8e Kat v/xag
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T^f flprjvrjv cruvOfjjievoi KOI 6yw.otws di/TiTrapefayovTcs, Kat ra9ra



KEPI TOT STE4>ANOT. 21



ouSe crv/*,7reptetA.?7/ZjU.eVu>v rtov ^oo/ceW ev rat? KOivais i^fttov <rw-
OTJKOLLS. ojcrre ecu/ ^xr) ^t//ev^re rots dyxoA-oyT/ju-eVots, ovoev Trpore-
p^crere eu> TOV e<j5>vaKeVat dSt/cowres.]

'A/couere a>? cra^ais 877X01 /cat Stopt^erat eV Trj 4



on ey&> raura TreTroirjKa aKovrwv yvoMov KOL
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KOL erraXoi, rovrov? />tz/ e
e'/xoi Se Trtcrreucrere," ou rovroi? rot? pr^ao-i ypa-
i//a?, raura Se ySovXo/^e^o? Set/ci'v^at. roiyapovv
K TOVTMV w^ero e/cci^ous \a/3ojv et9 TO ^1178' ori-
ou^ Trpoopav ru>v [JiTa TavTOL /^T^S' aia'Odveo'dai,
dXX' lacrau Travra ra TT^ay/iara IKCIVOV v<fi eaurw
7ron]o-ao-0aL - ef a>^ raT? Trapovcrais crv^opaLif;

06 TaXoLlTTtopOl Ke^pJJVTOLl. O Se TaVTTJS T7]? 771- 4 1

o-reaj? auraj crvvepybs /cat crvv ay wv LOTTOS /cat 6

Sevp* aTrayyetXas ra \jjev8fj /cat

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/cat Steftw^ (Ls OLKTpd, /cat TOUTCUZ' /cat



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jji(rr)<s r^9 'EAXados di/r/pTrao-rat, ei Kat 8t/catw9, Trept ra/i/
ov/c op^o)? j3ovX.va-d[jLvoi, aXXa rrfv ye @o/3X.d(3iav /cat
rr/v acfrpcxrvvrjv OVK dv^pooTTtVa)?, dXXa 8at/xovtw? Krr)crd[j,voi.

156. /X^S' VTTOfJH/JiV^(TKTe TO)l/ dvt(XT(OV Kttt avrjKZCTTWV KO.KWV

rot;? raXatTTojpov? @tyj8<ubu5, o^? <^)iryoi/Ta? Sta rotrroi/ vT
T^ TrdXet, wv tepa /cat reWa Kat rdc/)OD5 aTrojXeo-ev 17
8a>po8oKta Kat TO (BacriXiKov xpvcrLov 157- dAX' ZirctSr) rots
v TraptyevcvOe, dAAa rats ye Sta^otats ttTro^Xe'i^ar av-



ov



22 AHMO20ENOT2



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on crv per; dXyets eVt rots crv^e^rjKoo-iv, Atcr^t-
^77, /cat rous TyySatovs eXeets, KTrjfji eywv ev rrj
BoLO)Tia KCU yttopyatv ra tKtlvtov, iya> Se
69 ev^us e^rjTOVjjirjv VTTO TOV ravra Tr

42 'AXXa yap e/xTreVrcoAca t? Xoyou?, ous OLVTLKOL
H,OL\\OV io-w apfJiocreL \eytw. eTrdVei/^i ST) TTOL\LV

ras avroSetfeis, a>? ra TOUTW^ aSiK"^/iara ra)z>

TTpayfjidrajv yeyovtv airta.
yap e^rjTTaTrja-Oe /ie^ v//,eTs VTTO rou
oia rovrcw^ Twz/ ei' Tai?
eavrou? rw ^tXtTTTra)
aTrayyetXa^rw^, ef^Trar^^TO Se 01
wicets /cai avrjprjvro at TroXet? av-

43 TO)J>, ri eyeVero ; ot /xe> /caraTrrucrTot erraXot
/cat avaicrOrjTOL >7/3atot <$>i\ov euepytrrjv crcjTrjpa

TOV OtXtTTTTO^ rjyOVVTO ' TTOLVT KLVOS r\V ttUTOt? *

ouSe <><Avriv TJKOVOV, et rt? aXXo rt /BovXcuro Xe-
yet^. v/xeT? Se v(^opa)^evoi ra TreTrpay/xeVa /cat



ets ras (rv/x^opa?, feat vo/xticra^' 6/jav dXiaKO/xevr/j/ T^

/caTao-Ku,</>as, ejaTrp^o-eis ot/ctoiv, .yo/>tei/a9 yf^aiKas /cat
TratSas et? SovXetav, Trpeo-fivTas dv^pojirous, 7rpo-/3vTt8as ywat-
Ka?, oi/^e jLteTa^tai/^avovra? r^v tXevflepi'av, icAa/ovras, t/cere^'ovra?
VjU-as, opyt^OjUei/ot)? ov rot? Tt/Awpov/jtevots, aAAa rot? TWTftW atrt-

OtS, eTUO-K^TTTOl'TttS /X^Sei/t TpOTTO) TOV T^? 'EXXctSo?

o-T<^>avow, aXXa Kat TOV 8at/xova /cat T^V rv^v TT)V
\ovOova-av TO>



IIEPI TOT 2TE3>ANOT. 23



Tyere TT^V epTvrjv o/Aa>? ov yap

O Ti OLV CTTOtetre. KOL OL ClXXot Se

Trec^ez'a/ctcrjuieVot /cat
&v ri\7ricrav, rpfov TT^V elpjjvrjv, avrol Tponov


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