„The sun provides the moon with its brightness.“

—  Anaxagoras

Fragment in Plutarch De facie in orbe lunae, 929b, as quoted in The Riverside Dictionary of Biography (2005), p. 23

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ancient Greek philosopher -500 - -428 BC

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