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Publius Vergilius Maro

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Biography - Publius Vergilius Maro:

Roman poet.
Born: -70 - Died: -19
1st century BC
Place of birth: Italy

He is fortunate who had been able to learn the causes of things.



(German, French, Latin, Italian)

Glücklich, wem es gelang, den Dingen auf den Grund zu sehen.

Heureux qui a pu pénétrer la raison des choses.

Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas.

Fortunato colui che ha potuto conoscere le cause delle cose.

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So far we have just spoken as simple physicists; now we must rise to metaphysics, by making use of the great principle, little used, commonly, that nothing takes place without sufficient reason, that is, that nothing happens without it being possible for someone who knows enough things to give a reason sufficient to determine why it is so and not otherwise.

Direct your thought to what is being said. Let your mind gain an entrance into what is occurring and who is producing it.

Quotes for: thing


Quotes about thing:

Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them.

There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them.

Conformity of the intellect to the things.

It is valid to conclude from actuality to possibility, but not from possibility to actuality.

The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.

Things do not change we change.


Publius Vergilius Maro also said...

They succeed, because they think they can.

From one, learn all.

Love conquers all

Now I know what love is.

Endure, and keep yourselves for days of happiness.

Blessings on your young courage, boy; that's the way to the stars.

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