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Headword: Thêramenês
Adler number: theta,344
Translated headword: Theramenes
Vetting Status: high
"A wise man [...], who if he anywhere fell into troubles and came face-to-face with them, has escaped his troubles".[1] This man was changeable and [prone to] adapting [himself] to the circumstance.[2]
See under 'clever' (dexios).[3]
Greek Original:
Thêramenês sophos g' anêr, hos ên kakois pou peripesêi kai plêsion parastêi, peptôken exô tôn kakôn. houtos de ên eumetabolos kai pros ton kairon harmozôn. zêtei en tôi dexios.
cf. theta 342, theta 343, theta 345.
[1] Aristophanes, Frogs 968-970 (abridged in the first part: for the full version see under theta 345). See text at web address 1.
[2] From the scholia to Aristophanes, Frogs 541, where Th. is mentioned: web address 2. For 'changeable' cf. epsilon 1491, pi 89.
[3] delta 234.
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: biography; comedy; ethics; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 2 May 2004@08:50:21.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added links, set status) on 3 May 2004@01:27:27.
David Whitehead (slight adjustment to tr; x-refs) on 3 May 2004@07:55:17.
Catharine Roth (fixed links) on 19 September 2011@23:05:59.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 20 September 2011@03:40:16.
David Whitehead on 3 January 2013@06:55:18.


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