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Headword: *gnw/mh
Adler number: gamma,340
Translated headword: judgement, opinion
Vetting Status: high
"No just act [is] stronger than weapons. For everyone excelling in force seems always to act and to speak with more justice."
Greek Original:
*gnw/mh: o(/ti ou)de\n dikai/wma tw=n o(/plwn i)sxuro/teron. pa=s ga\r o( duna/mei prou)/xwn dikaio/tera a)ei\ kai\ pra/ttein kai\ le/gein dokei=.
Cassius Dio 61.1.2, quoted from delta 1080.
The present headword is not part of the quotation: it might simply flag up a "maxim".
Keywords: ethics; historiography; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 15 July 2002@11:05:26.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; augmented note; added keywords) on 16 July 2002@03:07:33.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 10 June 2012@04:58:52.
David Whitehead on 28 September 2015@06:36:04.
David Whitehead on 9 November 2015@08:48:17.


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