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αὐτοκέλευτος

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

German (Pape)

[Seite 398] dasselbe, f. l. Dion. Hal. 6, 51.