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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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Limb: P. and V. κῶλον, τό (Plat.). Members, limbs: P. and V. μέλη, τά, V. γυῖα, τά. I saw Philip willing to lose any member that fortune chose to deprive him of: P. ἑώρων . . . Φίλιππον . . . πᾶν ὅτι βουληθείη μέροςτύχη τοῦ σώματος παρελέσθαι τοῦτο προϊέμενον (Dem. 247). Member of the Boulé: Ar. and P. βουλευτής, ὁ.