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Thought for the Day – August 26th, 2013

08-26

“νόμος τάξις τίς ἐστι, καὶ τὴν εὐνομίαν ἀναγκαῖον εὐταξίαν εἶναι, ὁ δὲ λίαν ὑπερβάλλων ἀριθμὸς οὐ δύναται μετέχειν τάξεως:”
Aristotle. Politics. 350 BC. Book VII, Section 1326a (30)
SEE (GREEK): http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0057%3Abook%3D7%3Asection%3D1326a
SEE (ENGLISH): http://books.google.com/books?id=QiqGAAAAMAAJ
WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aristotle
WEB PRESENCE: http://philpapers.org/browse/aristotle

Thought for the Day – July 20th, 2013

07-20

Solomon. Ecclesiastes 3:1, The Bible.
SEE: http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=ecclesiastes%203:1-3:8&version=KJV
WEB PRESENCE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solomon
WEB PRESENCE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecclesiastes
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NOTE: “According to Rabbinic tradition he was Solomon in his old age, but for various reasons critical scholars have long rejected this idea. The author of Ecclesiastes is presently a mystery.”
VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cVnxenNEZ8 (I really had to include this great song that references this quote)