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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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V. ἔσχατος, ἄκρος. Inmost recesses: V. μυχός, ὁ (rare P.). Inmost soul: P. τὸ ἐντὸς τῆς ψυχῆς (Plat.). To make her weep though she rejoice in her inmost soul: V. ὡστʼ ἐκδακρῦσαι γʼ ἔνδοθεν κεχαρμένην (Eur., Or. 1122).