„The day will come when sacred Troy must die,
Priam must die and all his people with him,
Priam who hurls the strong ash spear!“
— Homér, Iliad
IV. 164–165 (tr. Robert Fagles); spoken by Agamemnon.
Iliad (c. 750 BC)
Original: (el) Ἔσσεται ἦμαρ ὅτ' ἄν ποτ' ὀλώλῃ Ἴλιος ἱρὴ
καὶ Πρίαμος καὶ λαὸς ἐϋμμελίω Πριάμοιο.