si vis amari, ama –> αν θες να σ' αγαπούν, αγάπα

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si vis amari, ama –> αν θες να σ' αγαπούν, αγάπα
If you want to be loved, love


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From Seneca the Younger, Letters to Lucilius 1.9.6, quoting/translating the Stoic philosopher Hecato of Rhodes (ca. 100 BCE): “Ego tibi monstrabo amatorium sine medicamento, sine herba , sine ullius veneficae carmine: si vis amari, ama” (I'm going to reveal to you a love-charm without drugs or herbal medicine, without any sorceress' incantations:  if you want to be loved, love.)
« Last Edit: 08 Aug, 2020, 19:03:59 by billberg23 »



 

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