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Men would live exceedingly quiet if these two words, mine and thine, were taken away.  - Anaxagoras
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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Anaxagoras was a Pre-Socratic Greek philosopher. Born in Clazomenae in Asia Minor, Anaxagoras was the first philosopher to bring philosophy from Ionia to Athens. He attempted to give a scientific account of eclipses, meteors, rainbows, and the sun, which he described as a fiery mass larger than the Peloponnese.

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