Boys were to be cheated with dice…

Lysander used to say that, “Boys were to be cheated with dice, but an enemy with oaths.”  He himself felt no obligation to obey oaths he had sworn, but used the false confidence that his foes gained by his swearing of oaths to get the best of them.

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