Tuesday July 5th 2011

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Thought for the Day

“The measure of a man
is the way he bears up under misfortune.”

~ Plutarch
(46 – 120 CE/AD)

*Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus

PlutarchBorn: c. AD 46 Chaeronea, Boeotia
Died: c. AD 120 (aged 74) Delphi, Phocis

A Greek historian, biographer, essayist, and Middle Platonist known primarily for his Parallel Lives and Moralia. n addition to his duties as a priest of the Delphic temple, Plutarch was also a magistrate in Chaeronea.

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