484 to 425 BC. His histories survive because he was a canny observer of events and of human nature, which, despite different milieus, is very recognizable over the centures. 2.
He is the best man [WOMAN] who, when making his [HER] plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold." 3.
But when the moment for ACTION comes, she is boldness personified 4.