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scientia potentia est

A Latin phrase meaning "knowledge is power." Renaissance scholar Sir Francis Bacon is usually credited with popularizing the phrase. A successful life starts with a good education—after all, scientia potentia est.
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Lo cual, significa que potentia y actus, en sentido predicamental, dicen algo acerca de la naturaleza de algunos entes segun son ordenados por los generos supremos (51).
In order to think through the importance of "bad" affect it is necessary to revisit two terms that are central to Hardt's understanding of the politics of love: Spinoza's concepts of potentia and conatus.
En suma, entre 1572 y 1618, con motivo de las distintas maravillas aparecidas en el firmamento, la teoria aristotelico-ptolemaica del cosmos fue objeto de especulaciones, ajustes en sus marcos explicativos e innovaciones hipoteticas acerca de la genesis de los objetos celestes; ademas, los principios de la cosmologia aristotelica se criticaron en nombre de la potentia del absoluta, lo que promovio la investigacion y la formulacion de cosmologias alternativas, asi como la consideracion de un nuevo orden politico y religioso.
United States-based Apellis Pharmaceuticals has signed a contract to acquire United States-based Potentia Pharmaceuticals.
I note next that if we accept Res potentia and Res extensa united by measurement, there can be no deductive mechanism for measurement.
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She took a picture of the bill and sent it to some friends, still in disbelief that her electric utility company, Potentia Energy.
argues, by explaining the "natural desire" to see God's essence as a supernatural desire divinely elicited from the potentia obedientialis of human nature.
Begonnen sei auf dem Wege von oben nach unten mit der potentia Dei, die als omnipotentia ohnedies zu den grundlegenden Modalitaten der Tradition zahlt.
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Bill Hazeldean, chairman of Associated Seafoods, says the acquisition will provide the springboard for expansion into new markets that will eventually be fuelled by product innovation to maximise the potentia of langoustine landings into the processing facility.
L-R) His Excellency Abdul Basit Al Janahi, CEO, Dubai SME and Shadi Banna, Managing Partner, Potentia
It may also be a way of preserving it in potentia when it can't be put into action.