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εὐδαιμονήσαντες ἅμα καὶ ἐσωφρόνησαν = ‘after reaching prosperity they also put restraint upon themselves.’ This reading does not imply, as P-S would make it, that the prosperity was the cause of their self-restraint. When they became prosperous there were two courses open, to break out into luxury or to check themselves from so doing. They chose the latter. Hence the tense, rather than ἐσωφρόνουν. Cf. ἡσύχασαν, § 6. ἐκοσμοῦντο ‘ordered themselves,’ i.e. their government. Cf. c. 67, § 3, ἐκ τοῦ αὐτοῦ κόσμου; c. 72, § 2, ἐν τῷ ὀλιγαρχικῷ κόσμῳ; Hdt. i. 59, τὴν πόλιν καλῶς τε καὶ εὖ κοσμέων.
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