If we are to lay it down that Callisthenes deserved his death, what100 ought to happen to Timaeus?
Among those who thus accompanied him was Callisthenes, a relative and pupil of Aristotle, destined for an evil end.
Killed his best friend Clitus in his cups, carried about Callisthenes, suspected of plotting, in an iron cage.
On the other hand, there are Callisthenes, Onesicritus and Cleitarchus, whose tendency is rhetorical.
And Alexander was more savage than usual in his behaviour to Callisthenes and Clitus.
But Callisthenes says this was not the case, but that these latter engaged the Macedonians first.
There could be if the Government would appoint a Callisthenes of their own and set the eager pen similarly to work.
One that is mentioned by Callisthenes himself is sufficient to establish the point.
But Callisthenes, the secondary hero, is far more interesting than Clitophon because his character shows startling development.
For he says, that Callisthenes asserts that the cause of the rise of the river is the rain of summer.