Quotes by Alcibiades

About Alcibiades:

Alcibiades, son of Cleinias was a prominent Athenian statesman, orator, and general. He was the last famous member of his mother's aristocratic family, the Alcmaeonidae, which fell from prominence after the Peloponnesian War. He played a major role in the second half of that conflict as a strategic advisor, military commander, and politician.

Author Bio

  • NameAlcibiades
  • DescriptionAthenian statesman
  • Born450 BCE
  • Died404 BCE
  • CountryClassical Athens
  • ProfessionPolitician