Epigram 9.798

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On Myron's Heifer

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τλῆθι, Μύρων τέχνη σε βιάζεται: ἄπνοον ἔργον.
ἐκ φύσεως τέχνη: οὐ γὰρ φύσιν εὕρετο τέχνη.

— Paton edition

Bear with it, Myron : Art is too strong for thee :
the work is lifeless. Art is the child of Nature, for
Art did not invent Nature.

— Paton edition

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