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Pindar

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Biography - Pindar:

Ancient Greek lyric poet. (*Approximate years of birth and death).
Born: -552 - Died: -543
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

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Not every truth is the better for showing its face undisguised and often silence is the wisest thing for a man to heed.
Pindar




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Love truth, but pardon error.”
Voltaire
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
Francis Bacon
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Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.”
André Gide
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The language of truth is simple.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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Conformity of the intellect to the things.”
Thomas Aquinas
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Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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Silence is often the truest wisdom.”
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Become such as you are, having learned what that is.”
Pindar - Pythian Odes
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War is sweet to those who have no experience of it,
but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach.”

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Every gift which is given, even though is be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection.”
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Men are the dreams of a shadow.”
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Even wisdom has to yield to self-interest.”
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