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τί οὖν οὐ σκοποῦμεν: equivalent to σκοπῶμεν let us consider.

πῶς ἂν αὐτῶν μὴ διαμαρτάνοιμεν: how we can avoid mistaking them. For μή with the potential opt. in questions, see GMT. 292, 2.

τί δὲ τοὺς κινδυνεύειν μέλλοντας: sc. ποιήσομεν what shall we do with those about to engage in a hazardous enterprise?

οἱ ἕνεκα ἐπαίνου κινδυνεύειν ἐθέλοντες: cf. ‘Seeking the bubble reputation | Even in the cannon's mouth’ Shak. As You Like It ii. 7.

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