Type 31158

Τὸ ψεῦδος ἀρχὴ τῶν κακῶν τῶν ἐν βίῳ·
τὸ γὰρ ἀληθὲς τῶν καλῶν τοὐναντίον·
ψυχὴ ταπεινή, φεῦγε γοργῶς τὸ σκότος,
ὡς ἂν ἀπαθὴς πρὸς τὸ φῶς ἀναδράμῃς.
Title(s) Περὶ ψεύδους
Text source E. Miller, 1855, Manuelis Philae Carmina (vol. 1), Paris: 383
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Manuel Philes (1275-1345) - PLP: XII.29817
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) John Klimax (6th c. - 7th c.) - PMBZ: 13914: "Personenkennziffer: 2791"
Tag(s) Reference to content of the book
Comment Text of Miller (1855: 383) slightly modified by DBBE.
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [31159] Τὸ ψεῦδος ἀρχὴ, τῶν κακ(ῶν) τῶν ἐν βίω [1324]
ATHOS - Mone Stauroniketa 30 [1324] (f. 261v)
(4 verses)

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 801: "Manuel Philes, In Ioann. Climaci Scalam Paradisi (grad. XII)"
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