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Headword: Ὅσῳ πλέον ἥμισυ παντός
Adler number: omicron,704
Translated headword: how much more the half [is] than the whole
Vetting Status: high
That is, smallness with justice has more profit than greatness with injustice. Hesiod says [this].
Greek Original:
Ὅσῳ πλέον ἥμισυ παντός: τουτέστι τὸ ὀλίγον μετὰ δικαιοσύνης τοῦ πολλοῦ μετὰ ἀδικίας πλείονα ἔχει τὴν ὄνησιν. Ἡσίοδός φησιν.
Hesiod, Works and Days 40 (web address 1); Appendix Proverbiorum 4.7, etc.; cf. eta 350, nu 325.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: daily life; economics; ethics; poetry; proverbs
Translated by: Bobbiejo Winfrey on 22 July 2003@09:29:03.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; augmented keywords; cosmetics) on 22 July 2003@09:42:19.
Catharine Roth (augmented headword translation) on 22 July 2003@19:48:14.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 28 November 2005@08:35:57.
David Whitehead on 30 July 2013@03:52:46.
Catharine Roth (added link) on 30 July 2013@23:50:53.
David Whitehead (coding) on 20 May 2016@04:52:32.


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