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Biography - Quintus Horatius Flaccus:

Roman lyric poet.
Born: -65 - Died: -8
Period:
1st century BC
Place of birth: Italy
Italy


Note 

Note



Other version; “Dare to know, begin!”


Source: Epistles


Dare to be wise, begin!

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Translation

Translation

(French, German, Latin)



French
Ose être sage, commence !

German
Wage es, weise zu sein! Fang an!

Latin
Sapere aude, incipe.




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Have courage to use your own reason!

The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.




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Seize the day.
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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.
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Remember to keep a clear head in difficult times.
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