Themistocles told the Adrians that he brought two gods with him, Persuasion and Force. They replied: "We also, have two gods on our side, Poverty and Despair."
From Themistocles began the saying, "He is a second Hercules."Plutarch
From Themistocles began the saying, "He is a second Hercules."
He who controls the sea controls everything. Quotes about Themistocles
The credite of the Realme, by defending the same with Wodden Walles, as Themistocles called the Ship of Athens.