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εὕδοντ᾽ ἂν ἐξήγειρε τὸν

, he would have aroused the slumbering memory of Agamemnon's murder. Plat. Phileb. 15Cμὴ κινεῖν κακὸν εὖ κείμενον” (“"Let sleeping dogs lie"”).

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    • Euripides, Electra, 41
    • Plato, Philebus, 15c
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