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Publius Ovidius Naso

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Biography - Publius Ovidius Naso:

Roman poet.
Born: -43 - Died: 17
Period:
1st century
1st century BC
Place of birth: Italy
Italy

Quote

Stones are hollowed out by the constant dropping of water.
Publius Ovidius Naso




Translation  

Translation

(Latin)


Latin
Caducis
Percussu crebro saxa cavantur aquis.”





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The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.”
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There is nothing softer and weaker than water,
And yet there is nothing better for attacking hard and strong things.”

Laozi




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In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.”
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Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.”
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Water is the driving force of all nature.”
Leonardo da Vinci
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Our deeds, our feelings, our thoughts, and our sensations just happen of themselves, as the rain falls and the water flows along the valley.”
Alan Watts - In My Own Way
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My books are like water those of the great geniuses are wine. (Fortunately) everybody drinks water.”
Mark Twain
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They muddy the water, to make it seem deep.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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Abundance makes me poor.”
Publius Ovidius Naso - Metamorphoses
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A hundred motives compel me to be always in love.”
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Hope it is that nourishes love.”
Publius Ovidius Naso - Metamorphoses
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