The dialect of the Inachus valley seems to resemble Laconian more closely than does that of the rest of the Argolic area.
No one, I take it, will dispute the splendour, the perfection of the Laconian constitution.
At the date of Mnasippus's death he chanced to be off Sphagiae in Laconian territory.
Or is it on these Laconian friends of yours that you pride yourselves?
Its most valuable paintings and sculptures were conveyed to the Laconian capital, and great part of the city destroyed.
Some one then asked him, "Laconian, what have you gained by your victory?"
At this Lysander determined to have an interview with him, and there took place a short and truly Laconian dialogue between them.
Of the old dialects Doric alone appears to have survived in the Tsaconic of the Laconian hills.
A despatch was captured, written in the Laconian fashion, informing the Ephors of the disaster.
This was the style of their talk; so that some have well said that philosophy is more truly Laconian than gymnastic exercises.