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Publius Vergilius Maro

Quote of Publius Vergilius Maro - He is fortunate who had been...


Biography - Publius Vergilius Maro:

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

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




Translation

Translation

(German, French, Latin, Italian)



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

French
Heureux qui a pu pénétrer la raison des choses.

Latin
Felix qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas.

Italian
Fortunato colui che ha potuto conoscere le cause delle cose.




See also 

See also...



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.




Quotes for: thing


Quotes

Quotes about thing:


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





Conformity of the intellect to the things.





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





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.











Quotes

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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