In their distress they recalled Cimon, who was an excellent general, and implored him to take command of their forces.
Cimon, while he was admiral, ended his days in the Isle of Cyprus.
Great Athenians, like Cimon, were often able to sing and accompany themselves on the harp, or lyre as we should rather call it.
Cimon, strengthened with the accession of the allies, went as general into Thrace.
When Miltiades was dead, Cimon found that he could not receive his father's body for honorable interment unless he paid the fine.
Nor did any man ever do more than Cimon did to humble the pride of the Persian king.
It was obvious to himself and to his party that, were Themistocles removed, Cimon would become the first citizen of Athens.
But when all things were prepared, and the army ready to embark, Cimon had this dream.
The wise Pisistratus had invented penalties—Cimon offered encouragement—to idleness.
Cimon, as you have already seen, was very wealthy, and as generous as he was rich.