Thought for the Day – June 2nd

06-02

“Quo magis in dubiis hominem spectare periclis
convenit adversisque in rebus noscere qui sit;
nam verae voces tum demum pectore ab imo
eliciuntur et eripitur persona, manet res.”
Carus, Titus Lucretius. De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things), 1st Century B.C., Book III, line 55-8.
SEE (English): http://classics.mit.edu/Carus/nature_things.3.iii.html
SEE (Latin): http://www.thelatinlibrary.com/lucretius/lucretius3.shtml
SEE (Latin): http://la.wikisource.org/wiki/De_rerum_natura_%28Titus_Lucretius_Carus%29/Liber_III
WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucretius
WEB PRESENCE: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/lucretius/

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