Type 4096
(formerly typ/2189)

Κεντῶ Νικόλ(αν) καὶ Νικόλας οὐ τρέχει·
τῶν γὰρ ἀγαθῶν, φεῦ, ὅλων ἀποτρέχει.
γηραιὸς ἀνὴρ καὶ μοχθῶν οὐ μανθάνει·
γηράσασα γὰρ ἡ φύσις ἀπεψύγη
εντεῦθεν ὥσπερ ξηρὰ προσμένουσά πως·
ἄνικμός ἐστι καὶ λοιπὸν οὐ μανθάνει.
ἂν οὖν ποθῇς, ἄνθρωπε, καὶ μαθεῖν θέλεις
Text status Text partially unknown
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Drosos of Aradeo < Apulia < Southern Italy < Italy
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Tag(s) Address to the reader
Number of verses 8
Occurrence(s) [20200] κεντῶ νικόλαν καὶ νικόλας οὐ τρέχει [1291-1300]
FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 72, Cod. 14 [1291-1300] (f. 74r)
(8 verses)

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