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1 The reference is to Socrates. Cicero often quotes this oracle: infra, 2. 10; ib. 4. 13; C.M. 21. 78; Acad. i. 4. 16.
2 The Augurs regularly met in their college on the Nones (i.e. the 7th of March, May, July, and October, the 5th of other months).
3 Commentandi, i.e. practising the augural art under the open sky. Cf. Cic. N.D. ii. 11; De rep. i. 14.
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