The words "ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ" as they are inscribed on the marble of the 1955 Leonidas Monument at Thermopylae.  Molon labe (Greek: μολὼν λαβέ molṑn labé; Ancient Greek: [molɔːn labé]; Modern Greek: [moˈlon laˈve]), lit. "come and take", is a classical expression of defiance reportedly spoken by King Leonidas I in response to the Persian army's demand that the Spartans surrender their weapons at the Battle of Thermopylae. It is an exemplary use of a laconic phrase.

The words "ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ" as they are inscribed on the marble of the 1955 Leonidas Monument at Thermopylae.

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The Doric Temple of Aphaia, Aegina Island, Greece. Aphaia is said to be the Greek goddess for hunting and protected shipping. She was worshiped almost exclusively at a single sanctuary on the island of Aegina.

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Guards parade at Syntagma square - Athens, Greece - daily changing of the guards in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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