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[444] A second reason against adopting the suggestion of 431.— “And my own courage forbids it.”

ἄνωγεν: pf. as present.

μάθον: I learned. To know was to do; cf. 265. cf. “ἀθεμίστια ᾔδηhe had a lawless heartι 189, κεδνὰ ἰδυῖαtrusty-heartedα 428, ἄγρια οἶδενhe has a cruel heart 24.41,— in all of which expressions, corresponding action is implied.

ἔμμεναι ἐσθλός: equiv. to “ἀριστεύειν” 208.

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