Titans: In Greek mythology Atlas sided with the Titans when they waged their war against the Olympians. When the Titans were defeated it was the fate of Atlas to hold the world (or in some depictions celestial spheres) upon his shoulders forever. As such he became Atlas Telamon or enduring Atlas. He is the embodiment of the celestial axis around with the heavens revolve.
Greek gods and their Roman counterparts. Roman gods and goddesses, as compared to their lively Greek counterparts, lacked personality, were never seen in human form, and were concerned with civic duty.
Charioteer of Delphi, bronze, 470 BC. One of the best known ancient Greek statues, and one of the best preserved examples of classical bronze casts. It is considered a fine example of the "Severe" style.