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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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Of persons or things: P. and V. ἁπλοῦς; see free.

Of things: P. and V. εὐθύς.

sheer, unmixed: P. ἄκρατος; see absolute.

downright slavery: P. ἄντικρυς (adv.) δουλεία (Thuc. 1, 122).