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κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
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Example (to follow or avoid): P. and V. παράδειγμα, τό. Warning: P. and V. ἐπίδειξις, ἡ. Specimen: P. and V. δεῖγμα, τό, παράδειγμα, τό. P. ἐπίδειγμα, τό; see specimen. Follow a person's example: P. ἀκολουθεῖν (dat. of pers.) (Dem. 461). Make an example of a person: P. παράδειγμα ποιεῖν τινά (Dem. 767), παράδειγμα καθιστάναι (τινά) (Thuc. 3, 40). Set an example: P. παράδειγμα διδόναι. For example: Ar. and P. αὐτίκα. I must not spurn the example of my lord: V. ἐμοί τε μίμημʼ ἀνδρὸς οὐκ ἀπωστέον (Eur., H.F. 294).