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.
To age with dignity and with courage cuts close to what it is to be a man.
Until 1796, there was a State called Franklin which is now part of the State of Tennessee.