Epigram 9.793

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On Myron's Heifer

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πόρτιν τήνδε Μύρωνος ἰδὼν, τάχα τοῦτο βοήσεις:

ἢ φύσις ἄπνοός ἐστιν, ἢ ἔμπνοος ἔπλετο τέχνη.

— Paton edition

Looking on this heifer of Myron's you are like
to cry out : "Either Nature is lifeless, or Art is
alive."

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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