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XVII Accustom yourself to a manner of life that is pure, unaffected, And take care not to practise what leads to envy. Do not spend beyond measure like one ignorant of the good, Nor be illiberal—moderation in all things is best! (35-8)

Hermann S. Schibli

in Hierocles of Alexandria

Published in print June 2002 | ISBN: 9780199249213
Published online February 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191719417 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249213.003.0022
 XVII Accustom yourself to a manner of life that is pure, unaffected, And take care not to practise what leads to envy. Do not spend beyond measure like one ignorant of the good, Nor be illiberal—moderation in all things is best! (35-8)

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