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And here you are living despite it all.

“Every experience, no matter how bad it seems, holds within it a blessing of some kind. The goal is to find it.” ~ Buddha

There is little as peaceful to me as a view of the sea.

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Aristotle (384–322 BC) provided the classic escape from the logical problem posed by Parmenides by distinguishing things that are matter and things that are space. In this scenario, space is not “nothing”, but a receptacle in which objects of matter can be placed. 232 more words


Has the tomb of Aristoteles been found?


Today some archaeological news. A Hellenic archaeologist, Kostas Sismanidis, has claimed to have identified the tomb of Aristoteles in Stageira, Aristoteles’ birthplace. The announcement was made at the Aristotle 2400 Years World Congress. 660 more words


Aristotle's Tomb Found?

So there’s been all this buzz the last couple of days about the possible discovery of Aristotle’s tomb. Here’s the New York Times on the story… 280 more words

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The Philosopher's Tomb

Looks like the archaeologists have found Aristotle’s tomb:

ATHENS — A Greek archaeologist who has been leading a 20-year excavation in northern Greece said on Thursday that he believed he had unearthed the tomb of Aristotle.

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Book Your Flights, Philosophy Majors, Aristotle's Tomb Was Probably Uncovered

Every kid who rode a longboard skateboard to class in college (and Jaden Smith) just booked a flight to Stagira, Greece. Because it’s in that small village about 40 miles outside Thessaloniki that the tomb of the Greek philosopher Aristotle was just found. 242 more words


Aristotle's Tomb Found

We may have just identified the ruins of the tomb that once held the ashes of the Greek philosopher, Aristotle.

Aristotle was one of the most brilliant thinkers of the ancient world. 141 more words