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  • Deeds speak louder than looks : Pindar's 'Isthmian' 4 

    Du Plessis Boeke, J. (Stellenbosch University, Department of Ancient Studies, 2004)
    In the aristocratic milieu of the Panhellenic games beauty was regarded as an outward manifestation of the ability to perform noble deeds. This connection is made explicit in several of Pindar’s odes to victors in the ...