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Quote of Xenophanes - No human being will ever know...

Biography - Xenophanes:

Greek philosopher, theologian and poet. (*Approximate years of birth and death)..
Born: -570 - Died: -475
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Greece

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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Quotes for: truth


Quotes for: truth

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

Truth prevails only to the extent that we successfully assert it. The victory of reason can only be the victory of rational people.

The language of truth is simple.

Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.

Love truth, but pardon error.

Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.


Xenophanes also said...

There is no justice in putting strength on a level above wisdom.

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

God is one, greatest of gods and men, not like mortals in body or thought.

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