Literary Record Details

Author: THEOGNIS Eleg.

Opus: Elegiae
Reference: Theogn.1.934
Period: Archaic

Genre: poetry
Subgenre: lyric
Gender: m
Context: - Not Specified -

Greek Text: παύροις ἀνθρώπων ἀρετὴ καὶ κάλλος ὀπηδεῖ: ὄλβιος, ὃς τούτων ἀμφοτέρων ἔλαχεν.

English Text: Virtue230 and beauty fall to but few; happy he that hath share of both

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Kleros 871, Theogn.1.934