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Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. ψιλοὶ λόγοι, ἴδιοι λόγοι. In prose: use adj., Ar. and P. πεζῇ, P. ἰδίᾳ. Narrate in prose: P. καταλογάδην διηγεῖσθαι (acc.). v. intrans. P. and V. μακρηγορεῖν (Thuc.), P. μακρολογεῖν, ἀρχαιολογεῖν; see also moralise.