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Cicero on bird barf: “It’s a sign from the gods.”

Cicero on bird barf: “It’s a sign from the gods.”

chuck September 10, 2012 0

“Let us proceed from celestial to terrestrial things. What is there in them which does not prove the principle of an intelligent nature? …. what a vast variety is there of animals! And how

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Aristotle on purging naughty virtues

Aristotle on purging naughty virtues

chuck June 30, 2012 0

Question: Why is it wholesome to vomit? Answer: It purges the stomach of all naughty virtues … - Aristotle Aristotle’s Book of Problems (circa 350 BCE) In case you haven’t heard of Aristotle (384-322

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