Quotation by Herodotus

A man calumniated is doubly injured—first by him who utters the calumny, and then by him who believes it.
Herodotus (c. 484–425 B.C.), Greek historian. Artabanus, in Histories, bk. 7 (c. 430 B.C.).

Said of the disparagement of the Greeks by Mardonius.
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