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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
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

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adj.

Ar. and V. ὑπέρτατος. Met., extreme: P. and V. ἔσχατος. Supreme: V. ὕψιστος, ὕπατος. In the highest degree: see exceedingly. Exalted: P. and V. λαμπρός, ἐπίσημος, ἐκπρεπής, διαπρεπής, ὑψηλός (Plat.). Proud: P. and V. σεμνός, P. ὑπερήφανος, V. ὑψήγορος, ὑπέρκοπος, Ar. and V. γαῦρος; see proud. Of birth: see high-born. Of tone, sound: P. and V. ὀξύς, Ar. and V. ὄρθιος; see sharp. Of opinion. — Have a high opinion of, v.: P. περὶ πολλοῦ ποιεῖσθαι (acc.). Of price: P. and V. πολύς.