The "Precepts of Chiron" was a didactic poem made up of moral and practical precepts, resembling the gnomic sections of the "Works and Days", addressed by the Centaur Chiron to his pupil Achilles.
1): `If a man sow evil, he shall reap evil,' indicates a gnomic element, and the note by Proclus (7) on "Works and Days" 126 makes it likely that metals also were dealt with.
If before going to the d'Urbervilles' she had vigorously moved under the guidance of sundry gnomic
texts and phrases known to her and to the world in general, no doubt she would never have been imposed on.
Maybe Mattis just didn't get the memo, but Trump's own response on that occasion was less dramatic, and even rather gnomic
On social media, Barca players took to making gnomic
statements along the lines of, "No one gets out of here alive", or, at least, with their ambitions intact.
There is a tradition of didactic and gnomic
writing to be found in all cultures.
He had begun working on it two months earlier, but distractions abounded, including marrying his girlfriend, Sara Lownds, and divorcing his bandleader, Levon Helm, who was tired of playing second snare to a capricious 24-year-old who was just as gnomic
instructing his musicians as he was in his inscrutable lyrics.
Nameless characters, neutral locations; librettos in which lovers and enemies alike converse in gnomic
Michaela Eichwald's first solo show in Los Angeles bore a gnomic
title-"quo vadis gnothi sauton and cui bono"--that was the result of three phrases in Greek and Latin jammed together: "Where are you going?
The Introduction does not provide an explanation as to why certain poems were selected from these editions, while others were excluded, although Robert Bjork's division into four generic categories--metrical charms, gnomic
and proverbial poetry, wisdom poetry, and lyric and elegy--reveals a default selection scheme.
INTRODUCTION: West syndrome is a rare epileptic disorder in infants, children and adults, characterized by triad of infantile spasm, path gnomic
EEG pattern and developmental regression.
Among specific topics are the social utility of literature, the theater audience and the adjudication process, old versus new in late fifth-century Athens, bodily functions, and autonomous and gnomic