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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

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Statement: P. and V. λόγος, ὁ, ῥῆμα, τό.

Claim: P. προσποίησις, ἡ.

Self-assertion, subs.: P. and V. τόλμα, ἡ, θράσος, τό, P. θρασύτης, ἡ.

Aggression: P. πλεονεξία, ἡ.

Obstinacy: see obstinacy.