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Euripides, Electra, 294


ἔνεστι δ' οἶκτος ἀμαθίᾳ μὲν οὐδαμοῦAlas, the things you have said! For perception of suffering, even another’s, gnaws at mortals. Speak, so that when I know, I may tell your brother the story, unpleasant, but necessary to hear. Pity is not present at all in clownishness


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

7 results
1. Euripides, Electra, 225, 239, 241, 253-261, 272-273, 295-296, 298-299, 302-311, 314-318, 322, 333-335, 367-372, 224 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

2. Euripides, Hippolytus, 386-387, 385 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

385. likewise there is shame which is of two kinds, one a noble quality, the other a curse to families; but if for each its proper time were clearly known, these twain could not have had the selfsame letters to denote them.
3. Euripides, Iphigenia Among The Taurians, 571, 711, 570 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Euripides, Medea, 429-430, 428 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Euripides, Orestes, 591-598, 955-956, 417 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

417. Showing a strange ignorance of what is fair and right. Oreste
6. Euripides, Suppliant Women, 177-179, 176 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

7. Augustine, Confessions, 3.2.2-3.2.3 (4th cent. CE - 5th cent. CE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aeschylus Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 1028
aidos (respect) Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
alterity/otherness Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
apollo, orestes and oracle of, in electra Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
apollo Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 521
aristaeus and orpheus Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
augustine, saint Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
barrett, j. xviii Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294
delphi Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294
electra Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294, 521
enlightenment, sophia and Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
euboulia (intelligent deliberation) Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
eupsykhia (bravery) Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
georgic poet, as impotent in world of power Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
georgic poet, as iron age figure Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
georgics , pity in Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
golden age, pity in Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
goldhill, s. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294
intertextuality Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294, 521
language, sophia and protection of the self Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
medea, protection of the self and sophia in Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
medea Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 521
orestes Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 521
otherness/alterity Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
pity, in the georgics Perkell, The Poet's Truth: A Study of the Poet in Virgil's Georgics (1989) 55
pity Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18, 110
pucci, p. xxv Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 521
roisman, h.m. Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 1028
sophia, wisdom as means of surviving human tragedy Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 18
sophia, wisdom evoked by adrastus in suppliant women Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
sophia, wisdom of theseus in suppliant women Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
sophocles, electra Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 294
sophocles Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 1028
sunesis' Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
suppliant women political philosophy of theseus, and rejection of adrastus Pucci, Euripides' Revolution Under Cover: An Essay (2016) 110
tragikôtatos (τραγικώτατος) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 521