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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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subs.

Ar. and V. πρίων, ὁ.

Proverb: see maxim, saying.

v. trans.

P. and V. πρίειν.

Saw in two: Ar. and P. διαπρίειν.

Saw off: Ar. and P. ἐκπρίειν.