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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. intrans.

P. and V. σήπεσθαι, τήκεσθαι (Plat.), ἀπορρεῖν, Ar. and P. κατασήπεσθαι, V. μυδᾶν.