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Nothing can be created out of nothing.




Titus Lucretius Carus, 96 BC-55 BC, [Lucretius], Roman Philosopher, On the Nature of the Universe

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Titus Lucretius Carus was a Roman poet and philosopher. His only known work is the philosophical poem De rerum natura, a didactic work about the tenets and philosophy of Epicureanism, and which is usually translated into English as On the Nature of Things. Lucretius has been credited with originating the concept of the three-age system which was formalised from 1834 by C. J. Thomsen.

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