Knowledge of Justice

Once, while contesting with each other for the hegemony of Greece, the Spartans and Athenians had a dispute.  Unable to resolve it on their own, it was suggested by the Athenians that Megara serve as a neutral arbiter.  Agesipolis, son of Pausanias, said to the Athenians that it would be a shame if Megara knew more of justice than Sparta and Athens, who led the Greek world.

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