In a famous anecdote, Parmenion is quoted as saying, “I would accept [this offer] were I Alexander.” Alexander replied, “I too if I were Parmenion. And if Darius isn't a coward who hides behind his men then he'll come to me tomorrow. :) If I were you, I wouldn't play with those wires. Nothing would stand in the way of the complete and total conquest of Persia. Alexander refused. Alexander overslept on the morning of battle, and was awakened by his concerned generals. Alexander then proceeded to pick off Persia’s Mediterranean satrapies: Syria, Phoenicia (modern Lebanon), and Egypt all fell to his army over the next two years. But I am Alexander. Map of Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq) showing site of battle. “I … If I were you, I would go to the doctor. Alexander's general, Parmenion, told him, "If I were you, I would accept Darius' very generous offer." The general Parmenion, who had served Alexander's father Philip – said, "If I were Alexander, I would accept." Alexander again refused the offer of Darius, insisting that there could be only one king of Asia. "If I were you, I would enjoy my vacation." A Faithful Version If I go up into heaven, You are there; … These are my terms. "If I were you, I would answer the question." Parmenion was the only one who spoke up, saying, "If I were Alexander, I should accept what was offered and make a treaty." If I were to ascend to heaven, you would be there. If I were Parmenion I would already give into the desire for money and success long time ago. Alexander smoothly replied, "So would I, if I were Parmenion." Alexander replied, "I would too if I were Parmenion!" Alexander : I would, if I were Parmenion. Steven English in his “The Sieges of Alexander the Great” draws the picture of an all-powerful Parmenion, a seasoned fighter with a thorough experience.Besides that, the key positions in the army were occupied by his relatives: sons, allies, kindred, friends, etc. "If I were you, I would book my reservations now." "If I were you, I would continue working until it is done." This is from a TV special recorded 9 months before Bobby Darin's death at age 37. But I am not Parmenion; I am Bao the Great, a man of God. If I were you, I would stop doing that. Alexander reportedly replied, "So should I, if I were Parmenion." WASHINGTON – Democratic nominee Joe Biden said that if he were president, he would shut the country down to stop the spread of the coronavirus, if that were recommended by scientists. By adding 'have' after the word … "I would accept it," said Parmenion after reading the proposal, "if I were Alexander." "If I were you, I would explain what happened." And no more than earth has two suns will Asia bear two kings. If I were Parmenion I would have mistaken a girl blinking at me for winking at me, and I would have made my move at the first chance of money making. New Heart English Bible If I ascend up into heaven, you are there. I am great because Jesus is great. In the next months, there were several diplomatic exchanges - the chronology is unclear that culminated in Darius' offer of all countries west of the Euphrates to Alexander. If I make my bed in Sheol, look, you are there. "So would I," replied Alexander, "if I were Parmenion." If I were to sprawl out in Sheol, there you would be. If I were you, I would study more. if I were you, I would subscribe to the Woodward English YouTube channel right now.