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ὀίω

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

English (Autenrieth)

opt. οἴοιτο, ipf. ὠίετο, aor. ὀίσατο, pass. aor. ὠίσθην, part. ὀισθείς: verb of subjective view or opinion, think, believe, fancy, regularly foll. by inf.; often iron. or in litotes, ὀίω, methinks, Od. 8.180, Il. 13.263; likewise parenthetically (opinor), Od. 16.309; sometimes to be paraphrased, ‘suspect,’ or when the reference is to the future, ‘expect’; implying apprehension, Od. 19.390 . γόον δ' ὠίετο θῦμός, wasbent on,’ or ‘engrossed withlamentation, Od. 10.248; once impers., like δοκεῖ, Od. 19.312.