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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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Artem Scientia is a Miami-based art gallery that brings together people interested in creating a better future through art and exponential impact technologies.
Scientia et Sagacitas' report sets out that Shell's case for approval is "weak" due to breaches in Ospar regulations and what it describes as a "biased" decision-making process.
El capitulo tercero esta abocado al analisis del contraste de significado entre la nocion originaria de "scientia" y la expresion "epistemologia tomista", termino este ultimo que denota la forma en que ha sido interpretada la nocion tomasiana por la contemporaneidad.
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Harrison identifies the medieval virtues of religio and scientia as important progenitor concepts, and by following the story of their evolution, he expands a historical narrative developed in his previous work.
THE Latin aphorism "scientia potentia est" translated as "knowledge is power", spans history and culture.
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Sin embargo, no deben buscarse alli la totalidad de los argumentos a favor de una 'Scientia politica' de base onto-teologica, sino en sus comentarios a la Etica de Aristoteles, conocidos con el nombre de 'Super ethica' y en la 'Summa theologiae sive mirabili scientia Dei'.
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