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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. πεδή, ἡ. Bonds: P. and V. δεσμός, ὁ, V. ψάλια, τά, ἀμφίβληστρα, τά, δεσμώματα, τά; see chain. v. trans. Ar. and P. συμποδίζειν, P. and V. πεδᾶν (Plat. but rare P.), ποδίζειν (Xen. and Soph., Frag.); see bind. Met., impede: P. and V. ἐμποδίζειν, ἐμποδὼν εἶναι (dat.).