Quotes about Alexander the Great

‘My son, seek a kingdom for yourself, for Macedon is too small for you.’

King Philip II of Macedon to his son Alexander

‘When Alexander saw the breadth of his domain, he wept for there were no more worlds to conquer.’

Plutarch, Moralia

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