Type 5627
(formerly typ/3686)

Λουκιανὸς τάδ᾽ ἔγραψα, παλαιά τε μωρά τε εἰδώς·
μωρὰ γὰρ ἀνθρώποις καὶ τὰ δοκοῦντα σοφά.
Οὐδὲν ἐν ἀνθρώποισι διακριδόν ἐστι νόημα·
ἀλλ᾽ ὃ σὺ θαυμάζεις, τοῦθ᾽ ἑτέροισι γέλως.
Title(s)
  • Εἰς τὴν ἑαυτοῦ βίβλον
  • Lucianus, In sui ipsius librum
Text source E. Cougny, 1890, Epigrammatum Anthologia Palatina cum Planudeis et Appendice nova epigrammatum veterum ex libris et marmoribus ductorum (vol. 3), Paris: 312
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Lucian of Samosata < Turkey (2nd c.)
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Subject(s) Lucian of Samosata < Turkey (2nd c.)
Tag(s)
Translation(s)
Comment = Anth. Gr. Append. III.132
Bibliography
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s)
Acknowledgements
Permalink https://www.dbbe.ugent.be/types/5627
Last modified: 2021-06-23.