Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that a deceiver will never lack victims for his deceptions. — Machiavelli

Artaxerxes I

d. 424 BC
Civilization: Greek — Persia
   Field of Renown:  monarch — King
Era:  Decline

King of Persia during early part of Peloponnesian War, allied with Sparta

Other Resources

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Themistocles Is Ostracised  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor

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Hippocrates Refusing the Presents of Artaxerxes

He stood silent before the king.
 in The Story of Greece