Drinking Songs (Carmen Convivialia, 913)

Athenenaus, Scholars at Dinner (11.783e)

 

 

“Mortal man doesn’t need much: only to love and to eat.”

 

 

οὐ χρὴ πόλλ᾿ ἔχειν θνητὸν ἄνθρωπον / ἀλλ᾿ ἐρᾶν καὶ κατεσθίειν.

One thought on “Drinking Songs (Carmen Convivialia, 913)

Leave a reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s