The ancient Greeks are in many important ways the founders of the modern world. It is true that their culture thrived thousands of years ago, but the ideas, building designs and governments that they founded anciently still exist in the Western World today. From sports to democracy, the Ancient Greeks will continue to influence the lives of billions of people for centuries to come.
The proper office of a friend is to side with you when you are in the wrong. Nearly anybody will side with you when you are right.
The fork was not invented until the sixteenth century.