RE: A Search for Exemplary Sentences

From: Constantine Stathopoulos (
Date: Fri Nov 20 1998 - 03:31:11 EST

At 10:27 ́́ 19/11/1998 -0800, Edward Cherlin wrote:

> Greek: "Eureka!"

There is a plethora of Greek aphorisms around, but the keystone in Greek
thinking is the concept of freedom. Since freedom is what citizens of free
cities/states have, I would choose Hector's aphorism in Homer's Iliad:

"One omen is the best, to fight for one's country" (Loeb)

Best regards,
Constantine Stathopoulos,
Iris Media Internet Solutions.

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