ξένους ξένιζε, καὶ σὺ γὰρ ξένος γ' ἔσῃ -> be hospitable to guests; you too will be a guest

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ξένους ξένιζε, καὶ σὺ γὰρ ξένος γ' ἔσῃ -> be hospitable to guests;  you too will be a guest (Menander, Sententiae monostichoi 1.400.  Cf. Menander, Sententiae e codicibus Byzantinis 554 ξένους ξένιζε, μήποτε ξένος γένῃ, "... lest you ever become a guest".)
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