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Nicias, poor honest man, might just as well have sate still; his speaking did but little good.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 1 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Nicias, of Athens, was celebrated for the delicacy with which he painted females.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
The characters of Nicias and Laches are indicated by their opinions on the exhibition of the man fighting in heavy armour.
Eucrites rose, and placing his arm on the shoulder of Nicias, led him to the end of the hall.Thais|Anatole France
And yet Nicias, would you allow that you are yourself a soothsayer, or are you neither a soothsayer nor courageous?