Thucydides Quotes on Generally Insignificant Causes

“Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.”

~ Thucydides


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Thucydides

Thucydides was an Athenian historian and general. His History of the Peloponnesian War recounts the fifth-century BC war between Sparta and Athens until the year 411 BC. Born: Alimos, Greece; Died: Athens, Greece.

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