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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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P. and V. δύναμις, ἡ, ἰσχύς, ἡ, ῥώμη, ἡ, V. σθένος, τό, ἀλκή, ἡ, κῖκυς, ἡ (Aesch., Frag.), μένος, τό (also Plat. but rare P.).

authority: P. and V. ἀρχή, ἡ, κράτος, τό, δύναμις, ἡ, ἐξουσία, ἡ.

military strength, numbers: P. δύναμις, ἡ, πλῆθος, τό; see force.

in full strength, unimpaired: use adj., P. and V. ἀκραιφνής.

have strength, v.: P. and V. ἰσχύειν, ἐρρῶσθαι (perf. pass. of ῥωννύναι), V. σωκεῖν (Aesch., Eum. 36).

have strength to: see be able, under able.

on the strength of: use adj., P. and V. πισυνός (dat.) (lit., trusting to).