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a sharp narrow ridge found in rugged mountains

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True epiphanies in waking visions are much rarer: Longus 2,4-6 (a vision of Eros reported by Philetas), 2,25-26 (a series of strange phenomena which are understood as the aretai of Pan); Ach.
206c1-207c1); por el otro, una forma superior de produccion en la belleza, la procreacion cultural o "segun el alma", por la cual legamos obras que nos ganen fama inmortal y supervivencia en la memoria de los otros, tales como los actos de excelencia personal o politica --lo que los griegos llamaban mas propiamente aretai o virtudes--, la elaboracion de leyes e instituciones, o de creaciones artisticas (Bq.
In order to perform this function well, there is a certain set of characteristics the carpenter must acquire, and whatever these qualities are would be the aretai or "excellences" of carpentry.
I, 1378a) como lo son arete (virtud), phronesis (sabiduria practica) y eunoia (buena disposicion), las aretai fundamentales para alcanzar una decision (euboulia) conveniente, es decir, excelencia en la deliberacion.
THEODORE WESTHUSING, "The Competitive and Cooperative Aretai within the American Warfighting Ethos.