Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
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Law is a form of order, and good law must necessarily mean good order.
Aristotle's geographical speculations anticipated by almost two thousand years the rationale behind Columbus' voyage. Ferdinand Columbus suggested that his father was familiar with the following passage 'Again, our observations of the stars make it evide.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance of base ones.
Men have a sufficient natural instinct for what is true, and usually do arrive at the truth.
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