Thursday, February 9, 2012

Greek proverb: μέσον ἕξεις

Here's a saying from Apostolius, C1.97, with a Latin version from Clavis Homerica. The image is from Here are some more Apostolius proverbs.

Ἄκρον λάβε καὶ μέσον ἕξεις.
Ut obtineas medium summum cape.
Reach for the top and you'll have the middle.