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Flashcards in Somnium Scipionis Deck (6)
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1

Where is it from?

'De re publica' Bk VI, in commentary by Macrobius

2

Sound?

'The onward rush and motion of the spheres themselves.'

3

Mighty

'for such mighty motions cannot be so swiftly carried on in silence'

4

Motion

'An immortal soul moves your frail body...for what is always on motion is eternal.'

5

Music

Musicians imitating harmony is 'divine study'

6

Fame

'keep gaze on the heavenly'