Aristotle suggests that the rotating Earth was a generally accepted tenet of Pythagorism 'While most of those who hold that the whole heaven is finite say that the earth lies at the center, the philosophers of Italy, the so-called Pythagoreans, assert the contrary. They say that in the middle there is fire, and that the earth is one of the stars, and by its circular motion round the center produces night and day.'
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It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
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