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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

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Lodging: P. and V. κατάλυσις, ἡ. Change of quarters: P. μετοίκησις, ἡ. Men's quarters (in a house): P. and V. ἀνδρών, ὁ (Xen.), P. ἀνδρωνῖτις, ἡ. Women's quarters: P. γυναικών, ὁ (Xen.), Ar. and P. γυναικωνῖτις, ἡ. Take up one's quarters at: P. καταλύειν (εἰς, acc.), κατασκευάζεσθαι (ἐν, dat.) (Thne. 2, 17); see lodge. Bivouac: P. and V. αὐλίζεσθαι, καταυλίζεσθαι (Xen.), P. ἐπαυλίζεσθαι, ἐναυλίζεσθαι (act. used once in V.). At close quarters: P. and V. ὁμόσε. P. συσταδόν. Headquarters: see headquarters. The hind quarters (of an animal): Ar. and P. κωλῆ, ἡ (Xen.).