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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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subs.

P. and V. μανία, ἡ, τὸ μανιῶδες, Ar. and P. παράνοια, ἡ; see also folly. Frenzy: P. and V. λύσσα, ἡ (Plat. but rare P.), οἶστρος, ὁ (Plat. but rare P.), βακχεία, ἡ (Plat. but rare P.), V. λυσσήματα, τά, μαργότης, ἡ, βακχεύματα, τά, τὸ βακχεύσιμον.