- c450–c380 b.c., Athenian orator.
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Historical Examples of lysias
But the art, as far as there is an art, of rhetoric does not lie in the direction of Lysias or Thrasymachus.
That the first speech was really written by Lysias is improbable.
Can I be wrong in supposing that Lysias gave you a feast of discourse?
And so, Phaedrus, you really imagine that I am going to improve upon the ingenuity of Lysias?
I am now deep in Isocrates and from him I shall pass to Lysias.Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay
George Otto Trevelyan
- ?450–?380 bc, Athenian orator