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Merkilig rǫdd af setning er sú, er framfæriz af sjálfvilja manns, sem þetta nám: maðr merkir kvikendi skynsamligt ok dauðligt.
(Significative voice arising from planning is that which is the articulation of a person’s intention, as in this definition: man is a rational and mortal animal.)
editions: Skj Not in Skj; SnE 1818, 299, SnE 1848, 174, SnE 1848-87, II, 398, TGT 1884, 36, TGT 1927, 22, TGT 1998, 46, TGT 2001, 76.