25 Insane Reasons That The Spartans Were More Hardcore Than You

From birth they were taught to fear nothing. These are 25 insane reasons that the Spartans were more hardcore than you.

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At birth, Spartan infants were examined for physical deformities before a council, and those who did not pass the inspection were left to die in the wilderness

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The infant would usually die of exposure to the elements although occasionally it might be rescued by strangers

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The children that made it did not have it easy though. To make them strong infants were given baths in wine rather than water.

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They were also ignored when they cried and taught to never fear darkness or solitude

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At age 7 Spartan boys were taken from their parents home and began the agoge, a state sponsored program meant to turn them into fearless fighting machines and responsible citizens

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