Epigram 9.530

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On an Unworthy Magistrate

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οὐκ ἐθέλουσα Τύχη σε προήγαγεν, ἀλλ᾽ ἵνα δείξῃ,
ὡς ὅτι καὶ μέχρι σοῦ πάντα ποιεῖν δύναται,

— Paton edition

Fortune did not willingly give you advancement,
but to show that her omnipotence reaches even as
low as you.

— Paton edition

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