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Golden Mean


Keep the golden mean. The wise saw of Cleobuʹlos, King of Rhodes (B.C. 630–559).

“Distant alike from each, to neither lean,

But ever keep the happy Golden Mean.”

Rowe: The Golden Verses.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Golden Calf
Golden Cave
Golden Chain
Golden Fleece
Golden Fleece
Golden Fountain
Golden Girdle
Golden Horn
Golden House
Golden Legend
Golden Mean
Golden Ointment
Golden Opinions
Golden Palace
Golden Rose
Golden Rule
Golden Shoe (A)
Golden Shower
Golden Slipper (The)
Golden State