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Xenophanes

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


Biography - Xenophanes:

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

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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.
Xenophanes




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Love truth, but pardon error.”
Voltaire - Discourse in Verse on Man - on Freedom
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
Francis Bacon - Novum organum
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Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.”
André Gide
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The language of truth is simple.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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Conformity of the intellect to the things.”
Thomas Aquinas
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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.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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There is no justice in putting strength on a level above wisdom.”
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For all things come from earth, and all things end by becoming earth.”
Xenophanes
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God is one, greatest of gods and men, not like mortals in body or thought.”
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