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Greek and American Spirit

By
C. S. CALODIKES

Of the University of Athens and Formerly In-
structor in Modern Greek, Extension
Teaching, Columbia University.

Copyright 1923
By C. S. Calodikes

NEW YORK
1923

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It is the mind that makes the man, and vigor is in our immortal soul. Ovid

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Glory is acquired by virtue, but preserved by letters. Petrarch

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The true University of these days is a collection of books. In them lies the soul of the whole past time. Carlyle

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DEDICATED TO DR. GARRETT P. SERVISS, ONE OF THE MOST ENTHUSIASTIC LOVERS OF GREECE, AS A TOKEN OF GRATITUDE.

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The one best omen is, to fight for fatherland. HOMER

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Far more than mother or father or any ancestor, the country is to be valued and higher and holier and more to be regarded in the eyes of Gods

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Sons of Greeks, go and

Free your fatherland, free your children, wives, and the homes of your fathers’ Gods,

And your ancestral tombs; the fight is now for

all you have.
AESCHYLUS

“Do justice to all, and never forget that we are
Americans.”
George Washington.

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“With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness for the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in.” Abraham Lincoln.

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“God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it.” Daniel Webster.

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“No nation can hold its place in the world, or can do any work really worth doing, unless it stands

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