Thursday, March 12, 2020
Many a Little Makes a Mickle
For if you lay down even a little on a little, and do this often, even that may well grow big.A popular quotation, if one can judge from Rzach's editio maior:
εἰ γάρ κεν καὶ σμικρὸν ἐπὶ σμικρῷ καταθεῖο
καὶ θαμὰ τοῦτ᾽ ἔρδοις, τάχα κεν μέγα καὶ τὸ γένοιτο.