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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

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P. and V. μέγεθος, τό, ὄγκος, ὁ.

high position: P. and V. ἀξίωμα, τό.

influence (power of affecting things): P. and V. ῥοπή, ἡ.

self importance: P. and V. τὸ σεμνόν, σεμνότης, ἡ.

be of importance, matter, v.: P. and V. διαφέρειν.

be a person of importance: P. and V. εἶναί τις.

of importance: use important.

consider of importance: P. περὶ πολλοῦ ποιεῖσθαι (acc.).

prior in importance: P. πρότερος τῇ δυνάμει (Dem. 32).

when their position rose to one of importance: P. προχωρησάντων ἐπὶ μέγα τῶν πραγμάτων (Thuc. 1, 16).

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