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Quote of Aristotle - Plato is dear to me, but...


Biography - Aristotle:

Greek philosopher.
Born: -384 - Died: -322
Period:
4th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.




Translation

Translation

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Latin
Amicus Plato, sed magis amica veritas.

French
Platon m'est cher, mais la vérité m'est encore plus chère.

German
Platon ist mir lieb, aber noch lieber die Wahrheit.

Italian
Platone mi è amico, ma più amica mi è la vérité.

Spanish
Platón es mi amigo, pero la verdad me es más querida.




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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.




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Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.
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