Sunday, 30 January 2011

Thought for the day

Our thought for this Sunday morning comes from the Pre-Socratic philosopher Xenophanes of Colophon (570-475BC), who first voiced this insight piece of post-prandial wisdom:

_Quote Among men he is to be praised who after drinking produces noble thoughts . . . “

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3 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sorry, off topic, but suggestion for posting to your blog? Cool video visualization of Obama "budget cuts":

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yk_jToBbpWU

31 Jan 2011, 03:15:00  
Anonymous the drunken watchman said...

how prescient!

how could this dude have known about Waikato 2500 years ago!?

4 Feb 2011, 18:29:00  
Blogger PC said...

I see what you mean: you're referring of course to his notion that "the first principle and basic nature of all things is water . . . "

4 Feb 2011, 19:10:00  

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