Spartan Territory (El territorio espartano)

Quote of the Week / La cita de la semana

Plutarch (c. 46 AD – c. 120 AD)

Being asked how much land the Spartans controlled, he [Archidamus, son of Agesilaus] said, “As much as they can reach with the spear.”

(Plutarch: Morals, Vol. III, Sayings of Spartans)


Al preguntársele cuanto territorio dominanaban los espartanos, [Arquidamo, hijo de Agesilao] dijo: «Cuanto alcanzan con su lanza.»

(Plutarco: Obras morales y de costumbres, III. Máximas de espartanos)

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