Tiresias Key Quotes

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  • Tiresias
    • 'I too feel young and will take part in the dance'
    • 'We do not hold intellectual debates on the gods'
      • objecting sophistry
        • 'no logic will overthrow the traditions we have received from our fathers'
        • 'A fine orator whose ability is based on confidence is a bad citizen, since he lacks good judgement'
    • 'I cannot begin to tell you how great he [Dionysus] will be in Greece'
    • 'For even in the Bacchic celebrations a woman who has sense of right will not be corrupted'


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