The cause of all this, Socrates, was indicated by us at the beginning of the argument, when my brother and I told you how astonished we were to find that of all the professing panegyrists
of justice-- beginning with the ancient heroes of whom any memorial has been preserved to us, and ending with the men of our own time-- no one has ever blamed injustice or praised justice except with a view to the glories, honours, and benefits which flow from them.
Galvanised by a spiritual charge, some fans spontaneously stand up and start symmetrically moving their faces forward and backward while repeating after Al Tohamy, a scion of a family of panegyrists
The Oratio is one of Filelfo's best-known and most influential works and an important source of inspiration for subsequent Sforza panegyrists
Iran's supreme leader made these remarks addressing a meeting with a number of religious panegyrists
on March 30.
Referring to an anonymous artist, he explains that "XX would not once have thought or sensed what his panegyrists
believed to see [in his works]; but it is already a great privilege, and maybe the greatest for an artist, to intellectually activate, and awaken thoughts, feelings, and emotions in the viewer, and [these thoughts] need not be his own.
After a general survey of attitudes, religious and otherwise, to panegyric and patronage (chap, one) and a presentation of various strategies adopted by poets in the course of their careers to gain and keep patrons (chap, two), the third chapter traces the biographies of the poets whose qasldas are discussed--two third/ninth-century Arab poets, Abu Tammam and al-Buhturi, both of Syrian origin and panegyrists
in, primarily, 'Abbasid Baghdad, and two fifth/eleventh-century Persian ones, 'Unsuri and Farrukhi, both panegyrists
at the Ghaznavid court in what is now Afghanistan.
Paul Kershaw's book is the first comprehensive study of the theme of peace in the imagination of the court advisors, imperial biographers, and royal panegyrists
who formulated and promoted the ideals of Christian rulership in the period between the end of the western Roman Empire in the late fifth century and the waning of Carolingian authority at the close of the ninth century.
of the Ordered City such as Francisco Cervantes de Salazar sought to tame otherness by cataloguing it.
Tughluq in the florid and hyperbolic style of professional panegyrists
Peter displayed the charisma that led panegyrists
to hail him as "Russia's God and Christ.