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1 X. When mighty princes had been vanquished in war] Perses, Antiochus, Mithridates, Tigranes, and others.
2 To keep one thing concealed in the breast, and another ready on the tongue] “Aliud clausum in pectore, aliud in linguâ promptum, habere.”
“Ἐχθρὸς γάρ μοι κεῖνος ὁμῶς Ἀΐδαο πύλῃσιν
Ὃς χ̓ ἕτερον μὲν κεύθει ἐνὶ φρεσὶν, ἄλλο δὲ βάζει.
Il., ix. 313.” “Who dares think one thing, and another tell,
My heart detests him as the gates of hell. Pope.”
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