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Euripides, Medea, 1036


γλυκεῖα φροντίς. σφῷν γὰρ ἐστερημένηa boon we mortals covet; but now is my sweet fancy dead and gone; for I must lose you both and in bitterness and sorrow drag through life. And ye shall never with fond eyes see your mother more, for o’er your life there comes a change.


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

9 results
1. Pindar, Pythian Odes, 4.184-4.185, 8.89-8.93 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

2. Aristophanes, The Women Celebrating The Thesmophoria, 870, 869 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

869. ἀλλ' ὥσπερ αἰκάλλει τι καρδίαν ἐμήν.
3. Euripides, Medea, 1031-1035, 1037-1044, 1048, 1053-1056, 1071-1080, 548, 556-557, 884, 1030 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1030. in vain did suffer, racked with anguish, enduring the cruel pangs of childbirth. ’Fore Heaven I once had hope, poor me! high hope of ye that you would nurse me in my age and deck my corpse with loving hands
4. Euripides, Trojan Women, 764 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

5. Sophocles, Ajax, 479, 478 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

6. Thucydides, The History of The Peloponnesian War, 4.17.4 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

4.17.4. You can now, if you choose, employ your present success to advantage, so as to keep what you have got and gain honor and reputation besides, and you can avoid the mistake of those who meet with an extraordinary piece of good fortune, and are led on by hope to grasp continually at something further, through having already succeeded without expecting it.
7. Lycophron, Alexandra, 1279-1280, 1464-1465, 31, 52, 69-71, 1230 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

8. Anon., Sibylline Oracles, 3.311 (1st cent. BCE - 5th cent. CE)

3.311. And called her son. And at the time he came
9. Bacchylides, Odes, 13.131-13.138



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
alexandra, and catalogue poetry Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
alexandra, and history/historiography Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
alexandra, and laments for the fall of cities Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
alexandra, and the hymn Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
alexandra, and the oracle of the potter Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
alexandra, and the sibylline oracles Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113, 114
alexandra, and tragedy Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
alexandra, women as victims of male violence, in Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
alexandra Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113, 114
anger Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 46; Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
antipater of sidon, epigrammatist Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
athens Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
bipartition, of the soul Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 43, 46
callimachus Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
catalogue poetry Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
characters, tragic/mythical, hesione Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
characters, tragic/mythical, mestra Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
corinth Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
deliberation, means-end deliberation Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 43, 46
deliberation, within the bipartite soul Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 43, 46
dictys Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
emotion Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 43, 46
erôs Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 77
friendly feelings, emotion of friendship Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 46
gyges fragment Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
hedone Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
hesiod Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
homeric hymns Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 114
hope, and eros Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
hope, bodily mapping of Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
hope, metaphors for Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
kelly, a. xxii Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70, 74, 75, 77
medea Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70, 74, 75, 77, 265
mêchanê Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
old testament/septuagint, daniel, book of Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
pain (mental and physical) Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
pathos Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 265
philoctetes Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
phrenes Kazantzidis and Spatharas, Hope in Ancient Literature, History, and Art (2018) 47
poe, j.p. xxv Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 265
reasoned Fortenbaugh, Aristotle's Practical Side: On his Psychology, Ethics, Politics and Rhetoric (2006) 43, 46
rückblickszenen Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 74
segesta Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 113
skênê' Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
theristai Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 70
trojan women (troades) Markantonatos, Brill's Companion to Euripides (2015) 265