lucretius lucretius

Definition(s):

  • (n) Roman philosopher and poet; in a long didactic poem he tried to provide a scientific explanation of the universe (96-55 BC)

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  • SAPVoice: The 20 Best Latin Phrases For Business Leaders

    Bringing out a good Latin phrase in a discussion is like brining a gun to a knife fight. It gets people's attention. But if you are quoting Lucretius at the start of every meeting "nil igitur mors est ad nos" (Death, therefore, is nothing to us) you will sound like an absolute tool. Even if you are already using a few of these, chances are that you are using some wrong in the first place ...
    on August 8, 2013     Source: Forbes

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