δειλὴ δ' ἐν πυθμένι φειδώ -> thrift in the lees is worthless

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δειλὴ δ' ἐν πυθμένι φειδώ -> thrift in the lees (lit. "bottom of the jar") is worthless
(Latin sera parsimonia in fundo est, Seneca, Epistle 1.5, https://www.translatum.gr/forum/index.php?topic=974809.msg1229135#msg1229135)
HESIOD, Works and Days, 369

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