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Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

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P. and V. κεραυνός, ὁ, σκηπτός, ὁ; see bolt.

Of a thunderbolt, adj.: V. κεραύνιος.

Struck by the thunderbolt: V. κεραύνιος.

Oh Zeus, who hurtest the thunderbolt: Ar. ὦ Ζεῦ κεραυνοβρόντα (Pax, 376).

Blast with the thunderbolt, v.: P. κεραυνοῦν (Plat.).

His might was blasted with the thunderbolt: V. ἐξεβροντήθη σθένος (Aesch., P. V. 362).