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" Well, my friend, such is the part that all earth's singers play, and such is the discord that makes up the life of men. Not only do they sing different tunes, but they are unlike in costume and move at cross-purposes in the dance and agree in nothing... "
Lucian - Page 275
by Lucian (of Samosata.) - 1919
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Lucian and the Latins: Humor and Humanism in the Early Renaissance

David Marsh - Drama - 1998 - 260 pages
...men. Not only do they sing different tunes, but they are unlike in costume and move at cross- purposes in the dance and agree in nothing until the manager...off the stage, saying that he has no further use for him.5 From his lunar vantage point, Menippus can put the petty strivings of humankind in perspective....
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The Athenian Institution of the Khoregia: The Chorus, the City and the Stage

Peter Wilson - History - 2003 - 456 pages
...unalike in costume and move at cross-purposes in the dance and agree in nothing until the khoregos drives each of them off the stage, saying that he has no further use for him'. ,Viv. 16 uses an extended khoregic metaphor for fate's 'provision' (khoregiii) of different 'costumes'...
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