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τίς ἂν ηὑρέθη, ‘who could have been found?’ the potential aor. indic. with “ἄν”: cp. Ant. 502πόθεν κλέος γ᾽ ἂν εὐκλεέστερον κατέσχον”...; Dem. or. 37 § 57πῶς ἂν..ἐγώ τί σε ἠδίκησα;

προνούστερος. The Homeric Ajax, though not subtle in thought or speech, has robust good sense: as Hector says ( Il. 7. 288), “Αἶαν, ἐπεί τοι δῶκε θεὸς μέγεθός τε βίην τε καὶ πινυτήν.

δρᾶντὰ καίρια: cp. Shakesp. All's Well 1. 2. 26He did look far | Into the service of the time, and was | Discipled of the bravest.


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    • Demosthenes, Against Pantaenetus, 57
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