Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.

Plutarch

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Plutarch (; Greek: Πλούταρχος, Ploútarkhos; Koine Greek: [ˈplutarkʰos]; AD 46–after 119) was a Greek Middle Platonist philosopher, biographer, essayist, and priest at the Temple of Apollo. He is known primarily for his Parallel Lives and Moralia. Upon becoming a Roman citizen, he was named Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus (Λούκιος Μέστριος Πλούταρχος).

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