Occurrence 31159

περὶ ψεύδους:
Τὸ ψεῦδος ἀρχὴ, τῶν κακ(ῶν) τῶν ἐν βίω·
τὸ γὰρ ἀληθὲς, τῶν καλ(ῶν) τοὐναντίον,
ψυχὴ ταπεινή φεῦγε γοργ(ῶς) τὸ σκότος,
ὡς ἂν ἀπαθ(ὴς) πρὸς τὸ φῶς ἀναδράμης:
Type(s) [31158] Τὸ ψεῦδος ἀρχὴ τῶν κακῶν τῶν ἐν βίῳ (4 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 1324
Manuscript ATHOS - Mone Stauroniketa 30 [1324]
Place in Manuscript f. 261v
Palaeographical information The title and the initial are written in red ink.
Contextual information The epigram is included in a series of tetrastichs by Manuel Philes on the Ladder of Paradise.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Subject(s) John Klimax (6th c. - 7th c.) - PMBZ: 13914: "Personenkennziffer: 2791"
Image source(s) https://www.mountathos.org/en-US/Diva-Viewer.aspx?item=56556(55850#v=g&z=0&n=1&i=15_01_0030-0528.tif&y=903.9318885466782&x=701
Number of verses 4

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