This text is part of:
ἃ καὶ πάντων, κ.τ.λ. ‘And, just for that reason, nothing is more surprising than that you elect’, etc. ἅ, acc. referring to the whole preceding statement, lit. ‘and as to these things’ (like quod before si and nisi): cp. Thuc. II. 40 § 3, διαφερόντως γὰρ δὴ καὶ τόδε ἔχομεν ὥστε τολμᾶν τε οἱ αὐτοὶ μάλιστα, καὶ περὶ ὧν ἐπιχειρήσομεν, ἐκλογίζεσθαι: ὃ [acc., as to which thing, ‘whereas’] τοῖς ἄλλοις ἀμαθία μὲν θράσος λογισμὸς δὲ ὄκνον φέρει. προχειρίζεσθε ‘elect’, lit. ‘make ready for yourselves’: cp. [Dem.] In Aristog. I. § 13, ὁρῶν ὑμᾶς κατατάττοντάς με (designating) καὶ προχειριζομένους ἐπὶ τὴν τούτου κατηγορίαν.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.