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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.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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P. ὑπογραφή, ἡ, περιγραφή, ἡ, σκιαγραφία, ἡ, τύπος, ὁ. In outline: P. ἐν τύπῳ, τύπῳ. I see not clearly yet in some sort the outline of his form and a breast like to his: V. ὁρῶ δῆτʼ οὐ σαφῶς, ὁρῶ δέ πως μορφῆς τύπωμα στέρνα τʼ ἐξῃκασμένα (Eur., Phoen. 161.). v. trans. P. ὑπογράφειν, σκιαγραφεῖν.