Euripides, Fr. 638 (Polyidus)

 

Who knows whether living is really death

and whether death is thought to be living below?

 

τίς δ᾿ οἶδεν εἰ τὸ ζῆν μέν ἐστι κατθανεῖν,

τὸ κατθανεῖν δὲ ζῆν κάτω νομίζεται

 

Polyidus? A seer who found the son of Minos and restore him to life!

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