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Xenophanes

Quote of Xenophanes - For all things come from earth...


Biography - Xenophanes:

*Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: -570 - Died: -475
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

Quote

For all things come from earth, and all things end by becoming earth.
Xenophanes




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Tout sort de la terre et tout retourne à la terre.”
Xénophane

German
Denn aus Erde ist alles, und zur Erde wird alles am Ende.”
Xenophanes




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One can be a hero without ravaging the earth.”
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The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.”
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Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself?”
Henry David Thoreau
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There is no justice in putting strength on a level above wisdom.”
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God is one, greatest of gods and men, not like mortals in body or thought.”
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No human being will ever know the Truth, for even if they happen to say it by chance, they would not even known they had done so.”
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