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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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Ar. and P. λύχνος, ὁ. Torch: P. and V. λαμπάς, ἡ, Ar. and P. δᾷς, ἡ, V. δαλός, ὁ, πεύκη, ἡ; see torch.